DANIEL CARROLL, MIDN, CSN
Daniel Carroll '63
Date of birth: 1843
Date of death: May 15, 1862
The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.
Daniel Carroll was admitted to the Naval Academy from Maryland on November 29, 1859 at age 16 years 2 months.
Daniel Carroll, born Maryland, 1843; previous service in the United States Navy, as midshipman; later served as acting midshipman, Confederate States Navy, 1862; killed in action at Drewry's Bluff, James River, Virginia, May 10 or 15, 1862, after having lost one of his thighs, close to his body. [1860 U.S. Census; Register1862; Daily Morning News (Savannah, Georgia) dated Tuesday, May 20, 1862; Confederate Navy subject file N - Personnel; NA - Complements, rolls, lists of persons, etc.; Lists and Registers, page 330.]
He is listed on the killed in action panel in the front of Memorial Hall.