CHARLES R. EMRICH, LT, USN
Charles Emrich '91
Date of birth: 1870
Date of death: February 23, 1900
The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.
Life & Loss
Unable to find any details about Charles' loss, except that he died in Hong Kong on February 23, 1900.
He was stationed with the cruiser Brooklyn in the Philippines.
At the Naval Academy he was the captain of the football team his senior year; this was the first time the team played Army. (Navy won, 24-0.)
Naval Cadet, 19 May, 1887. Assistant Engineer, 1 July, 1893. Passed Assistant Engineer, 22 December, 1897. Rank changed to Lieutenant, Junior Grade, 3 March, 1899. Died 23 February, 1900.
Class of 1891
Charles is the only member of the Class of 1891 in Memorial Hall.