From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

David Nairn '81

Date of birth: June 17, 1960

Date of death: October 23, 1983

Age: 23

Lucky Bag

From the 1981 Lucky Bag:

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David was killed in the bombing of the Marine barracks in Beruit, Lebanon, on October 23, 1983.

David was survived by his wife Tammy Minor Nairn and his parents, Mr. & Mrs. Campbell J. Nairn, Jr. He is buried at Arlington Cemetery.

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Vincent Smith '76, James Surch, Jr. '77, and Donald Woollett '80 were also killed in this attack.

Class of 1981

David is one of 14 members of the Class of 1981 on Virtual Memorial Hall.

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