ARTHUR S. LANE, JR., ENS, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Arthur Lane, Jr. '43

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: October 12, 1942

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

From the 1943 Lucky Bag:

Loss

From Find A Grave:

Ensign Lane was one of 48 crew aboard USS Duncan (DD-485) killed in action, during the Battle of Cape Esperance when the destroyer engaged a superior Japanese force while providing screening for transport ships in the Guadalcanal campaign.

His father was listed as next of kin.


Class of 1943

Arthur is one of 79 members of the Class of 1943 in Memorial Hall.