DANIEL W. STILL, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Daniel Still '68

Date of birth: November 8, 1942

Date of death: June 7, 1973

Age: 30

Lucky Bag

From the 1968 Lucky Bag:


Loss

From Isapedia.com:

Wyoming-born Lieutenant and Navy pilot flying out of Point Mugu Naval Air Station, who was killed on June 7, 1972 when the jet he was piloting crashed into Santa Cruz Island near Picacho del Diablo, the island’s highest peak. At the time of the crash, the plane, a Lockheed QT 33 jet, was on a training mission testing an experimental system of test piloting by radio control. The plane disintegrated upon impact. Lieutenant Still was 29 years old.

Still is buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Cheyenne, Wyoming.

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Class of 1968

Daniel is one of 29 members of the Class of 1968 in Memorial Hall.