|Birth: ||Oct. 9, 1925|
|Death: ||Aug. 4, 1952, North Korea|
Capt. Lewis H. Cameron
Served with the U.S.Marine Corps during the Korean war of 1950-53. He was reported Missing in action on Aug. 5th 1952.
Captain, U.S. Marine Corps
Service Number 049646
Missing in Action - Presumed Dead
Died August 5, 1952 in Korea
Captain Cameron was the pilot of an AD-3 Skyraider dive bomber with Marine Attack Squadron 212, Marine Air Group 12, 1st Marine Air Wing. On August 5, 1952, while on a combat mission over North Korea, his aircraft was struck by automatic weapons fire anti-aircraft fire and lost contact with others. He was presumed dead on December 18, 1953. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. Captain Cameron was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Action Ribbon, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Beloved son of Hine & Louise D. Cameron
Hine Cameron (1899 - 1980)
Louise D. Cameron (1903 - 1970)
Created by: Herbert Rickards
Record added: Feb 16, 2010
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