DAVID R. THORNHILL, LTJG, USN
David Thornhill '48
Date of birth: November 9, 1925
Date of death: May 26, 1954
From the 1948 Lucky Bag:
David was one of the 103 officers and crew of USS Bennington (CVA 20) lost when a catapult exploded on May 26, 1954. Unable to any other information about his life or loss, including if he was ship's company or attached to an embarked squadron.
Don Stephens '48 was also in 6th Company.