Lawrence Patton McDonald
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Lawrence Patton McDonald

Birth
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
Death 1 Sep 1983 (aged 48)
At Sea
Cenotaph Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 5995726 · View Source
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US Congressman. Represented Georgia in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1975 to his death in 1983. He was killed when the Korean Airlines jet on which he was a passenger was shot down by the Soviet Air Force. The plane crashed into the Sea of Japan. His remains were not recovered.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Erik Lander
  • Added: 25 Nov 2001
  • Find a Grave Memorial 5995726
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lawrence Patton McDonald (1 Apr 1935–1 Sep 1983), Find a Grave Memorial no. 5995726, citing Crest Lawn Cemetery, Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .