Francis H. A. McKeon – Colonel, United States Army

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Second Lieutenant McKeon, Jr. was killed in World War II on 15 July 1944.  He had been badly wounded during the D-Day landings on 6 June 1944. He was subsequently buried with full military honors in Arlington National Cemetery. His parents, Francis H. A. McKeon, Colonel, United States Army (11 December 1893-14 February 1982) and Mary R. Moore McKeon (15 December 1891-13 May 1977) are buried in the same gravesite.

Colonel McKeon had served on the Mexican Border, in World War I and World War II.

We are actively seeking additional information concerning these individuals.

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MCKEON, FRANCIS H A JR

  • 2ND LT USA
  • DATE OF BIRTH: 07/15/1921
  • DATE OF DEATH: 07/15/1944
  • BURIED AT: SECTION 11  SITE 819-5
  • ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY

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