ARTHUR H. KEENEY, JR., LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Arthur Keeney, Jr. '42

Date of birth: September 3, 1920

Date of death: May 3, 1945

Age: 24

Lucky Bag

From the 1942 Lucky Bag:

Loss

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Arthur was lost when USS Lagarto (SS 371) was sunk by a Japanese surface ship on May 3, 1945 in the Gulf of Siam.

He has a memory marker in Connecticut.

His wife, Margaret French Keeney, was listed as next of kin. They had a son, Arthur H. Keeney, III.


Class of 1942

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