LLOYD K. WYATT, JR., 2LT, USMC
Lloyd Wyatt, Jr. '45
Date of birth: July 21, 1922
Date of death: June 14, 1945
From the 1945 Lucky Bag:
From Find A Grave:
Lt. Wyatt was killed in action on the Island of Okinawa, but his body was "Missing" for 40 years.
He is the son of Dr. Lloyd K. & Mrs. Lucille J. Wyatt of Peoria, Illinois, and Flushing, New York, and his Grandfather was a Doctor, and both families are buried near each other at Springdale Cemetery in Peoria.
Lt. Wyatt is a 1940 graduate of Peoria H.S., earned a scholarship to Dartmouth College, and is a June 7, 1944 graduate of the Naval Academy, and married a Miss Rosemary Boiseau in Washington D.C. on June 8, 1944.
He has one other brother, Richard "Dick" Wyatt who was a waist gunner on B-29s.
Bud's remains were interred in Arlington National Cemetery on December 2, 1992.