CHARLES H. JEFFRIES, II, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Charles Jeffries, II '67

Date of birth: July 29, 1945

Date of death: April 13, 1974

Age: 28

Lucky Bag

From the 1967 Lucky Bag:


Loss

Chuck was killed in a shooting by a group called the New Peoples Army, a communist group in the Phillipines, on April 13, 1974. The shooting was aboard Naval Base Subic Bay. Two other Navy officers were also killed.

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Thomas Mitchell '53 was also killed in this attack.

Edward Smith, Jr. '67 was also in 16th Company.

Memorial Hall Error

Chuck is listed incorrectly in Memorial Hall as killed in action during the Vietnam War; his suffix is also omitted.


Class of 1967

Charles is one of 34 members of the Class of 1967 in Memorial Hall.