Willard L Lane (1918 - 2009)

A photo of Willard L Lane
Add photo
Willard L Lane
1918 - 2009
Born
February 5, 1918
Death
May 24, 2009
Last Known Residence
Burlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts 01803
Summary
Willard L Lane was born on February 5, 1918. He died on May 24, 2009 at 91 years old. We know that Willard L Lane had been residing in Burlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts 01803.
Updated: February 6, 2019
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Show & Tell His Story
Share your memories, stories, and photos so that Willard is always remembered.
Update biobiography
What's this?

This collaborative biography is for you to show & tell Willard's life so that he is always remembered.

Biography
Willard L Lane
Most commonly known as
Willard L Lane
Full name
Other names or aliases
Burlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts 01803
Last known residence
Male
Gender
Willard Lane was born on
Birth
Willard Lane died on
Death
Willard Lane was born on
Willard Lane died on
Birth
Death
Massachusetts National Cemetery Section 21 Site 772 Off Connery Avenue, in Bourne, Massachusetts 02532
Burial / Funeral
Heritage
Childhood
Adulthood

Military Service

Branch of service: Us Navy
Rank attained: M2
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Willard Lane?
View other bios of people named Willard Lane

Willard's Family Tree

Parent
Parent
Willard L Lane
Partner
Child
Partner
Child
Sibling

Friends

Friends can be as close as family. Add Willard's family friends, and his friends from childhood through adulthood.

Add bio

Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about Willard.

Cancel

Share Willard's obituary or write your own to preserve his legacy.

Willard L Lane passed away on May 24, 2009 at 91 years old. He was buried in Massachusetts National Cemetery Section 21 Site 772, Bourne, Massachusetts. He was born on February 5, 1918. We are unaware of information about Willard's family. We know that Willard L Lane had been residing in Burlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts 01803.

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Willard's lifetime.

In 1918, in the year that Willard L Lane was born, federal spending was $12.68 billion, unemployment was 1.4% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 3 cents.

In 1942, at the age of 24 years old, Willard was alive when on November 28th at 10:15p, a nightclub in Boston, the Cocoanut Grove, caught fire. The origins of the fire are unknown but it killed 492 people - the deadliest nightclub fire in U.S. history. Hundreds more were injured. The disaster was so shocking that it replaced World War II in the headlines and lead to reforms in safety standards and codes.

In 1969, at the age of 51 years old, Willard was alive when on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

In 1973, he was 55 years old when on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

In 1996, by the time he was 78 years old, on July 5th, the first cloned mammal - "Dolly the Sheep" - was born in Scotland. She had three mothers. Dolly lived to be 6 years old and produced 6 lambs. Since, other sheep have been cloned as well as horses, pigs, deer, and bulls.

Other Willard Lanes

Other Lanes

Other Bios

Created on Jun 04, 2020 by Daniel Pinna
See Success Stories
"Thank you for helping me find my family & friends again so many years after I lost them. I get the chance to remember them all this time later."

Highlights of just a few of the many successes of sharing memories on AncientFaces. From reuniting lost or 'orphan' photos with their families, seeing faces of relatives for the first time, to the many connections made with family & friends.

These special moments are why it's important we share.
Back to Top