|Death: ||Apr. 16, 1945, At Sea|
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank W. Lehtonen, Sr.
Frank served as a Gunner's Mate, First Class, USS Laffey (DD-724), U.S. Navy during World War II.
He resided in Baltimore, Maryland prior to the war.
He was declared "Missing In Action" when the Laffey was struck by four Japanese Vals during the war and was awarded a Navy Specially Meritorious Medal and a Purple Heart.
Service # 4057975
Note: Entered the service from Maryland.
Plot: Courts of the Missing
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56123199