EARL D. HACKMAN, JR., LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Earl Hackman, Jr. '43

Date of birth: October 10, 1919

Date of death: August 6, 1945

Age: 25

Lucky Bag

From the 1943 Lucky Bag:

Loss

1943 Hackman 1.jpg

Earl was lost when USS Bullhead (SS 332) was sunk, probably by Japanese aircraft, on or around August 6, 1945, in the Java Sea. One site lists him as the Executive Officer of the boat.

His wife was listed as next of kin.


Class of 1943

Earl is one of 79 members of the Class of 1943 in Memorial Hall.