Class of 1921

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Class of 1921

Graduates: 546

Non-graduates: 148

On Virtual Memorial Hall: 32

The Class of 1921 was the last of the wartime-accelerated classes. 1921A was graduated on June 3, 1920; the second half (1921B) was graduated on June 2, 1921.



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Hjalmar Christensen
Class of 1921

Cass Lake, Minnesota

April 9, 1922 (24 years old)


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Harold Hail
Class of 1921

2LT, USMC

Crockett, Texas

June 10, 1924 (26 years old)

Operational loss, Fixed Wing


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Thomas Zellars
Class of 1921

LT, USN

Grantville, Georgia

June 12, 1924 (25 years old)

Operational loss, Gun Explosion, USS Mississippi (BB 41), Ship Namesake, Ship


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Kilburn Roby
Class of 1921

LTJG, USN

Decatur, Illinois

December 10, 1924 (26 years old)

Operational loss, Fixed Wing


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Roger Bagnall
Class of 1921

Lakewood, Ohio

September 10, 1925 (26 years old)


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Harlow Pino
Class of 1921

LT, USN

Saint Paul, Minnesota

September 25, 1925 (27 years old)

Operational loss, USS S-51 (SS 162), Submarine


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Frederick Jackson
Class of 1921

LTJG, USN

Glen Ridge, New Jersey

October 8, 1925 (28 years old)

Operational loss, Overboard, USS Hannibal (AG 1), Ship


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Nathan Green, Jr.
Class of 1921

Nashville, Tennessee

November 13, 1925 (25 years old)


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Frederick Kahn
Class of 1921

LTJG, USN

Youngstown, Ohio

January 14, 1926 (26 years old)

Operational loss, USS West Virginia (BB 48), Fixed Wing


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Addis Nelson
Class of 1921

LT, USN

Brookline, Massachusetts

November 9, 1927 (29 years old)

Operational loss, Fighting Plane Squadron (VF) 5S, Fixed Wing


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Joseph McGinley
Class of 1921

LT, USN

Norristown, Pennsylvania

December 17, 1927 (29 years old)

Operational loss, USS S-4 (SS 109), Submarine


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Rogers Ransehousen
Class of 1921

LT, USN

Springfield, Massachusetts

February 27, 1928 (29 years old)

Operational loss, USS Lexington (CV 2), Fixed Wing


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John Lenhart
Class of 1921

LT, USN

Yonkers, New York

March 19, 1928 (28 years old)

Operational loss, Fixed Wing


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Richard Cross, Jr.
Class of 1921

LT, USN

Wilmington, Delaware

April 4, 1933 (34 years old)

Operational loss, Airship, USS Akron (ZRS 4)


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Harry Brandenburger
Class of 1921

LT, USN

Belleville, Illinois

May 21, 1935 (37 years old)

Operational loss, Patrol Squadron (VP) 6F, Fixed Wing


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Stephen Cooke
Class of 1921

LCDR, USN

Harrison, Arkansas

January 4, 1941 (42 years old)

Operational loss, Fixed Wing Passenger, Patrol Squadron (VP) 13


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Walter Jones
Class of 1921

Cheyenne, Wyoming

June 3, 1941 (43 years old)


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Paul Register
Class of 1921

LCDR, USN

Bismarck, North Dakota

December 7, 1941 (42 years old)

KIA, WWII, Pacific, Pearl Harbor, USS Arizona (BB 39), Ship Namesake, Ship


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John Burrow
Class of 1921

CDR, USN

Pensacola, Florida

May 1, 1942 (42 years old)

Operational loss, Fixed Wing Passenger


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William Gray
Class of 1921

CDR, USN

Boise, Idaho

August 9, 1942 (45 years old)

KIA, WWII, Battle of Savo Island, Pacific, USS Quincy (CA 39), Ship


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William Eaton
Class of 1921

CDR, USN

Duluth, Minnesota

August 9, 1942 (42 years old)

KIA, WWII, Battle of Savo Island, Pacific, USS Astoria (CA 34), Ship


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Joseph Hubbard
Class of 1921

CDR, USN

Danbury, Connecticut

November 13, 1942 (42 years old)

KIA, WWII, Naval Battle of Guadalcanal, Pacific, USS San Francisco (CA 38), Ship Namesake, Ship


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James Carney
Class of 1921

CAPT, USN

O'Neill, Nebraska

December 16, 1942 (44 years old)

Operational loss, Naval Construction Battalion 14, Fixed Wing


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Irving Wiltsie
Class of 1921

CAPT, USN

Plainfield, New Jersey

November 24, 1943 (45 years old)

Navy Cross, Silver Star, KIA, WWII, Pacific, USS Liscome Bay (CVE 56), Ship Namesake, Ship



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Leonard Lyons, Jr.
Class of 1921

LCDR, USNR

Mobile, Alabama

January 9, 1945 (46 years old)

KIA, POW, WWII, 16th Naval District, Corregidor, Enoura Maru, Oryoku Maru, Pacific, Ship


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George Brooke
Class of 1921

CDR, USN

Spokane, Washington

February 28, 1945 (46 years old)

Navy Cross, KIA, POW, WWII, Brazil Maru, Corregidor, Enoura Maru, Oryoku Maru, Pacific, USS Luzon (PR 7)




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Edwin Crouch
Class of 1921

CAPT, USN

Deadwood, South Dakota

July 30, 1945 (45 years old)

Bronze Star, KIA, WWII, Pacific, USS Indianapolis (CA 35), Ship


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David Roberts
Class of 1921

CDR, USN

Denver, Colorado

March 1, 1942 (42 years old)

Navy Cross, KIA, WWII, Battle of Sunda Strait, Pacific, USS Houston (CA 30), Ship


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John Jones
Class of 1921

CAPT, USN

Portage, Wisconsin

April 21, 1950 (51 years old)

Operational loss, Fixed Wing Passenger, Naval Forces Philippines


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