CARLTON F. REES, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Carlton Rees '40

Date of birth: October 5, 1916

Date of death: January 3, 1944

Age: 27

Lucky Bag

From the 1940 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Carlton was lost in the explosion of USS Turner (DD 648) in New York harbor on January 3, 1944.

His wife was listed as next of kin.

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Arthur Alexander '40 and Albert Gross '44 were also lost when USS Turner (DD 648) exploded and sank in New York harbor on January 3, 1944.


Class of 1940

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