ANDREW J. FROSCH, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Andrew Frosch '39

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: November 13, 1942

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

From the 1939 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Andrew was lost when USS Monssen (DD 436) was sunk on November 13, 1942 at the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal.

His parents were listed as next of kin.

Other

From Find A Grave:

ROSCH AN ATHLETE

Lieutenant Frosch, 24, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry S. Frosch, was the first Northeast Catholic High School alumnus to attend the U. S. Naval Academy, Annapolis. He was graduated from high school in 1934, studied at Temple University for a year, and was graduated from Annapolis in 1939. He had been on active duty since then.

At the academy, Frosch was on the varsity lacrosse and wrestling teams. A brother, Henry, is an Army Air Forces flying cadet now stationed in Florida.


Class of 1939

Andrew is one of 75 members of the Class of 1939 in Memorial Hall.