Missing in Action Lewis Herbert Abrams, Marine All Weather Attack Squadron 242

 Lewis Herbert Abrams

Unit: Marine All Weather Attack Squadron 242 

Date of Birth: 17-Aug-29
Date of Death: 25-Nov-67
City: Montclair
State: NJ

Notes: Colonel Abrams was a member of the Marine All Weather Attack Squadron 242, Marine Air Group 11, 1st Marine Air Wing. On November 25, 1967, he was the pilot of a Grumman Attack Aircraft Intruder (A-6A) on a night bombing raid on the runway at Phuc Yen, North Vietnam when he was shot down near Haiphong. His remains were recovered on June 16, 1997. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial.

For more information, see: 

http://www.arlingtoncemetery.net/lhabrams.htm 

Did you know Lewis Herbert Abrams? Did you serve with him? Did you wear his bracelet? Do you have a story of him or photo to share?  If you can answer yes to any of those questions, please leave a comment so all can know he has not been forgotten.

 

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