Claar, Matthew Timothy, LT

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Last Rank
Last Primary NEC
131X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Pilot
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1993-1993, 131X, USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72)
Service Years
1986 - 1993

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This Military Service Page was created/owned by the Site Administrator to remember Claar, Matthew Timothy (Planet), LT.
Contact Info
Home Town
Newtown, PA
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Jul 20, 1993
Location of Interment
Washington Crossing United Methodist Cemetery - Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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Last Known Activity
His plane crashed on board the USS Abraham Lincoln during operations in the Indian Ocean. Lt. Robert D. Fuller of Boise, Idaho, the aircraft's radar intercept officer, was being treated for injuries sustained when he ejected from the plane.  Both men were stationed at the Miramar Naval Air Station in San Diego. The Navy said the accident occurred during routine carrier operations about 9 a.m. PDT on Tuesday. July 20, 1993 
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Naval Aviator Wings

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
VFA-213 Black LionsUSS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72)
  1991-1993, 131X, VFA-213 Black Lions
  1993-1993, 131X, USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1991-1991 Gulf War/Liberation and Defense of Kuwait
  1992-1993 Operation Restore Hope (Somalia)
  1993-1993 Operation Southern Watch (Iraq)
 Colleges Attended 
Villanova University
  1982-1986, Villanova University
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  May 16, 1986, Commission Date (rank of Ensign)
  Jul 20, 1993, Incident Report of the Accident
  Jul 20, 2016, General Photos1
 Military Association Memberships
In the Line of DutyUnited States Navy Memorial
  2016, In the Line of Duty [Verified]
  2016, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
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