Maj Mathew Martin Gordon Jr.

Maj Mathew Martin Gordon Jr.

Birth
Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
Death 10 Aug 1945 (aged 26)
West Bengal, India
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot M 142
Memorial ID 80759854 View Source
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Died in a plane crash in India on 10 Aug 1945. Originally interred at Kalaikunda Cemetery (Kalaikunda Air Force Station). Reinterred in National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific (Honolulu, Hawaii) on 4 Feb 1949.

Major, 1st Fighter Squadron, 2nd Air Command during World War II. Silver Star Medal, Air Medal, Distinguished Flying Cross, Bronze Star Medal.

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Colorado.


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  • Added: 20 Nov 2011
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/80759854/mathew-martin-gordon : accessed ), memorial page for Maj Mathew Martin Gordon Jr. (21 Apr 1919–10 Aug 1945), Find a Grave Memorial ID 80759854, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Jeff Hall (contributor 47296194) .