CHARLES K. PALMER, SR., LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Charles Palmer, Sr. '31

Date of birth: September 14, 1909

Date of death: September 16, 1935

Age: 26

Lucky Bag

From the 1931 Lucky Bag:


Loss

Charles was lost on September 16, 1935 when the plane he was flying "crashed at Border Field, San Ysidro," California.

He is buried in South Carolina, with his wife and son, who was one month old at the time of Charles' loss.

Memorial Hall Error

Charles' name was Charles K. Palmer, Sr.; Memorial Hall omits the suffix.


Class of 1931

Charles is one of 51 members of the Class of 1931 on Virtual Memorial Hall.