Francis H. A. McKeon
Colonel, United States Army
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.
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
Posted: 4 May 2003 Updated: 14 May 2004 Updated: 22 February 2006 Updated: 23 April 2006 Updated: 5 April 2010
Photo By M. R. Patterson, 23 April 2004