CLARENCE L. A. INGATE, CAPT, USMC

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Clarence Ingate '88

Date of birth: January 1, 1869

Date of death: December 23, 1899

Age: 30

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

Naval Academy Register

Clarence Louis Adrian Ingate was admitted to the Naval Academy from Alabama on May 20, 1884 at age 16 years 4 months.

Loss

Clarence died on December 23, 1899 "from gangrene following an operation" while "attached to the marine barracks, naval station, Agana, Guam."

He is buried in Alabama.

Career

From the Naval History and Heritage Command:

Second Lieutenant, 1 July, 1890. First Lieutenant, 30 April, 1892. Captain, 3 March, 1899. Died 24 December, 1899, at Agana, Guam, Lad. I.



Class of 1888

Clarence is one of 4 members of the Class of 1888 in Memorial Hall.