ARNT B. HANSEN, LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Arnt Hansen '43

Date of birth: August 6, 1920

Date of death: December 24, 1943

Age: 23

Lucky Bag

From the 1943 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Arnt was lost on December 24, 1943 when USS Leary (DD 158) was torpedoed and sunk in the North Atlantic.

His family, per the 1940 census, were: father Hans Folmer Hansen, insurance manager; mother Kristina, and brothers Hans Jr and Daniel.


Class of 1943

Arnt is one of 83 members of the Class of 1943 on Virtual Memorial Hall.

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