AIR COMMANDO 2 Lapham, Robert Grantham

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John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Lapham
  • FORENAME
Robert Grantham
  • UNIT
602 Fighter Squadron (14 Air Commando Wing)
  • RANK
Major
  • NUMBER
375248665
  • DATE OF DEATH
8th February 1968
  • AGE
40
  • GRAVESITE
Arlington National Cemetery,Virginia Section 60 Site 341
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
from Marshall,Michigan
born 18.2.1927 Michigan
son of Dale Spencer and Avis Mary (nee Grantham) Lapham
husband of Jean (nee Breacken) Lapham (died 1973) (2 children)
attended Marshall High School 1940s
USAAF 1940s
served in WW2 and Korea
awards Silver Star (last action),D.F.C. with 2 oak leaf clusters,Air Medal with 7 oak leaf clusters
pilot
A-1G Skyraider
KIA near Lang Vei,Quang Tri Province,South Vietnam
body not recovered
memorial stones at
Golden Gate National Cemetery,San Bruno,California
Oakridge Cemetery,Marshall,Calhoun County,Michigan Section 10
remains repatriated 16.11.2005
remains identified 24.7.2006
remains interred Arlington 19.10.2007
Vietnam Veterans Memorial,Washington,D.C. Panel 38E Line 32
 

DATE OF DEATH:

08-Feb-1968
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