ALBERT E. GATES, JR., LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Albert Gates, Jr. '32

Date of birth: December 1, 1908

Date of death: December 10, 1941

Age: 33

Lucky Bag

From the 1932 Lucky Bag:


Loss

Albert was lost during the air raid on Cavite Navy Yard, Philippines, on December 10, 1942 when a bomb struck USS Peary (DD 226).

His father was listed as next of kin.


Class of 1932

Albert is one of 52 members of the Class of 1932 in Memorial Hall.