ALEXANDER J. BUTSKO, ENS, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Alexander Butsko '42

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: August 9, 1942

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

From the 1942 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Alexander was lost when USS Vincennes (CA 44) was sunk early in the morning of August 9, 1942 by Japanese surface forces at the Battle of Savo Island.


Class of 1942

Alexander is one of 82 members of the Class of 1942 in Memorial Hall.