Cerro Gordo County

 

Lester Clifton "Ike" Moon

 

 

 

 

Lester Clifton “Ike” Moon was born Jan. 13, 1921 to Dennis Perry and Jessie Mae DeRaad Moon. He died Jan. 1, 2002 and is buried in Graceland Cemetery, Knoxville, IA.

Petty Officer Moon served with the U.S. Navy in World War II aboard the submarines USS Pike (SS-173), USS Sterlet (SS-392), USS Bowfin (SS-287), and USS Greenfish (SS-351) in the Asiatic fleet.

Sources: ancestry.com