Lieut Ellwood Quayle Lindsay

Lieut Ellwood Quayle Lindsay

Birth
Dingle, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA
Death 4 Jun 1942 (aged 23)
Midway Islands, U.S. Minor Outlying Islands
Burial Dingle, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA
Memorial ID 84530447 · View Source
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2nd Lieutenant Ellwood Q. Lindsay was a member of the 221 Marine Fighter Squadron led by Major Floyd Parks and based at Midway Island. He was killed in action while defending Midway against a far superior Japanese force on June 4, 1942. His body was lost at sea and never recovered.
Ellwood has a memorial marker in the Dingle cemetery and is also memorialized on The Courts of the Missing Memorial in Honolulu, Hawaii


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  • Created by: Steven
  • Added: 5 Feb 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 84530447
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Ellwood Quayle Lindsay (29 Oct 1918–4 Jun 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 84530447, citing Dingle Cemetery, Dingle, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by Steven (contributor 47338545) .