4641. Dwight Glenn Frakes was born on 8 May 1931 in Los Angeles Co., California.633 He died on 24 February 1965 at the age of 33 in Republic of South Vietnam. He was buried in Golden Gate National Cemetery, San Bruno, San Mateo Co., California. From the Long Beach California newspaper Independent, Feb. 25, 1965, Thursday, Page A-10: Air Crewman Killed. San Diego (UPS)--- Chief Radioman Dwight G. Frakes of Los Angeles was killed but three others were rescued when their A3B Skywarrior attack bomber crashed in the western Pacific soon after takeoff from the carrier Coral Sea, the Navy reported Wednesday.
From the Fresno Bee Republican, Fresno, California, Thursday, Feb. 25, 1965, Front Page, Center: Fresnan's Son Dies in Viet Air War Mishap. Mrs. Lydia G. Elliott of 2502 North West Avenue has received word that her son, Dwight Glenn Frakes, 33, a navy chief radioman, was killed yesterday in an air craft accident at sea near Viet Nam. Frakes, who has been in the navy for 16 years, was stationed aboard the aircraft carrier Coral Sea and had been in Viet Nam since early January.
Dwight Glenn Frakes and Matsue ??? had the following children: