Local Obituaries

August 15, 2014 5:29 PM

Obituary: Teacher Robert E. Lynch, 90, survived mine blast on WWII destroyer

Robert Earl Lynch, a longtime Sacramento teacher who was injured in a deadly mine explosion on one of the most attacked destroyers in the Pacific during World War II, died Aug. 11 of a stroke in Sparks, Nev., his family said. He was 90.

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