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Lynn Ray Moths

Graduating Class of 1941
Served in World War II
Attached photograph of First Lieutenant Moths

First Lieutenant
Lynn Ray Moths

34th Fighter Squadron
37th Fighter Group


West Bend, WI

Date of Birth

Location of Death


Date of Death

Location of Burial

Corozal American Cemetery and Memorial, Corozal, Panama

More About First Lieutenant Moths

First Lieutenant Moths studied Mechanical Engineering and was a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Before enlisting in the service, he was employed as a production and maintenance engineer for the General Foods Corp. in Battle Creek, Michigan.

First Lieutenant Moths enlisted in June, 1941. He received his wings at Foster Field, Victoria, TX in January, 1942, and was promoted to first lieutenant in June, 1942.

1st Lt. Moths was killed in an army plane crash in Latin America.