The Doe Network:
Case File 1275DMNY


Steven Craig Damman
Missing since October 31, 1955 from East Meadow, Nassau County, New York.
Classification: Missing

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: December 15, 1952
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 2 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 3'2"; 32 lbs.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: White male. Blonde hair; blue eyes.
  • Marks, Scars: Small scar under chin. Healed fracture on left arm. Mole like birthmark on back of right calf.
  • Medical Conditions: Steven had been under treatment for a kidney growth at the time he went missing.
  • Other: Footprints available
  • DNA: Available

Circumstances of Disappearance
Steven Damman's mother left her home in East Meadow, New York on October 31, 1955 to go to a supermarket a block and a half away.
She had her son Steven, age 34 months and her daughter Pamela, age 7 months with Pamela strapped into a baby carriage with her. She left her daughter in the carriage out in front of the store with her son standing beside it while she did her shopping. When she came back ten minutes later, both the carriage and her children were gone.
Her daughter and the carriage were later recovered unharmed by a family friend a block and a half away.
Despite a massive search involving more than a thousand persons, Steven was never seen again.

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:

Nassau County Police Department
Missing Persons Section

NamUs MP# 4580

NCMEC Number: NCMC1149544

Source Information:
America's Unknown Child

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