COLVILLE TERRETT, LT, USN
Colville Terrett '46
Date of birth: 1820
Date of death: September 18, 1860
The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.
Colville was lost sometime after September 18, 1860, when USS Levant (1837) disappeared after leaving Hilo, Hawaii, for Panama.
He was born in Virginia and appointed to the Naval Academy from Indiana; he was survived by his wife and a son, Colville P. Terrett, who served in the Army as an infantry officer and retired a Colonel.
Midshipman, 3 January, 1840. Passed Midshipman, 11 July, 1846. Master, 1 March, 1855. Lieutenant, 14 September, 1855. Lost in Levant, 18 September, 1860.