CLEON H. FELTON, ENS, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Cleon Felton '31

Date of birth: October 23, 1907

Date of death: October 31, 1933

Age: 26

Lucky Bag

From the 1931 Lucky Bag:


Loss

From Find A Grave:

This memorial is engraved:

CLEON H.
1907-1933
Ensign C. H. Felton, USN, was designated Naval Aviator #3983 on 17 April 1933. Graduated U.S. Naval Academy, Class of 1931.

Ensign Felton was fatally injured when his SU-1 aircraft crashed near the San Diego Marine Base on 31 October 1933. He was unmarried.

From ibiblo.org: "SU-1 from VS-2B on board USS Saratoga (CV-3) crashed during flight operations, killing Ensign Cleon H. Felton."


Class of 1931

Cleon is one of 51 members of the Class of 1931 in Memorial Hall.