DAVID M. CURRER, LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

David Currer '42

Date of birth: February 24, 1920

Date of death: November 15, 1942

Age: 22

Lucky Bag

From the 1942 Lucky Bag:

Loss

David was lost when USS South Dakota (BB 57) was damaged by Japanese surface gunfire on November 15, 1942 during the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal.

He has a memory marker in Minnesota.


Class of 1942

David is one of 82 members of the Class of 1942 in Memorial Hall.