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Maj Harold L. Lewis, Jr
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Birth: Feb. 26, 1945
Death: Apr. 25, 1980

On April 25, 1980 an attempt was made to rescue American's being held hostage in Iran. The mission had to be called off, but 8 men lost their lives that day.

All 8 servicemen whose lives were lost in the aborted rescue attempt are honored with a memorial located at Arlington National Cemetery.

Maj Lewis is also buried at Arlington National Cemetery. He is buried in a common grave with two others. They share an Air Force monument headstone. 
 
Inscription:
BURIED IN ARLINGTON NATL CEM
 
Burial:
Storrs Cemetery (New) *
Storrs
Tolland County
Connecticut, USA
Plot: Tier 1 Block 59
*Cenotaph [?]
 
Created by: Judy H
Record added: Nov 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44476981
Maj Harold L. Lewis, Jr
Added by: Sara
 
Maj Harold L. Lewis, Jr
Added by: Sara
 
Maj Harold L. Lewis, Jr
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not forgotten...rest in peace
- K H
 Added: Dec. 14, 2012

- GypsySoul95
 Added: Apr. 24, 2012

- CJS
 Added: Apr. 24, 2012
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