|Birth: ||Mar. 14, 1893|
|Death: ||Sep. 3, 1925|
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.
Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Created by: Mike Weeks
Record added: Apr 24, 2009
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