1Lt Gordon Lee Lyon, Jr

1Lt Gordon Lee Lyon, Jr

Birth
Indianola, Sunflower County, Mississippi, USA
Death 14 Feb 1943 (aged 22–23)
Bougainville, Bougainville (North Solomons), Papua New Guinea
Burial Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot Tablets of the Missing
Memorial ID 56789537 · View Source
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Gordon was piloting a plane that was shot down during the mission known as the "Saint Valentines Day Massacre"




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Gravesite Details Entered the service from Mississippi.

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  • Maintained by: CaliPeach
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56789537
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 1Lt Gordon Lee Lyon, Jr (1920–14 Feb 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56789537, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by CaliPeach (contributor 47480818) .