BURTON F. HAKER, LCDR, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Burton Haker '40

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: August 19, 1948

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

From the 1940 Lucky Bag:

Loss

According to Skyhawk Association VA-72 Blue Hawks: "August 19, 1948: Squadron commanding officer, Lieutenant Commander B. F. Haker, lost at sea." He had taken command only a few weeks earlier, on July 6.


Class of 1940

Burton is one of 89 members of the Class of 1940 in Memorial Hall.