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Lieut Arthur Reginald Houghton
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Birth: Mar. 14, 1893
Falmouth
Cornwall, England
Death: Sep. 3, 1925
Noble County
Ohio, USA

s/o George and Agnes Houghton;

h/o former Miss Helen Elizabeth Brown;

Ensign A. R. Houghton, USNRF, was designated Naval Aviator #859 (lighter-than-air) in 1918. Accepted a USN commission in 1921.

Lieut. Houghton, USN, was killed in the destruction of the Navy dirigible USS SHENANDOAH (ZR-1) near Caldwell, Ohio. He was the only officer killed not to be buried at Arlington National Cemetery.

Funeral held on 08 Sept. 1925 at Saint Paul's Cathedral, Boston. 
 
Burial:
Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Arlington
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Mike Weeks
Record added: Apr 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36318360
Lieut Arthur Reginald Houghton
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- Elizabeth Shaffer
 Added: Jan. 4, 2015
I finally found you Grandpa! Todd and I will come to visit! We love you! Your grand-daughter Cyndy
- Cyndy Harrington
 Added: Jan. 3, 2015

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