EDWARD B. CURTIS, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Edward Curtis '22

Date of birth: February 1, 1899

Date of death: November 17, 1926

Age: 27

Lucky Bag

From the 1922 Lucky Bag:


Life & Loss

Unable to find any details about Edward's loss. Register of Alumni gives a slightly different date of death (November 18) and LTjg, but no other information.

Edward was married, but his wife seems to have died of complications from childbirth in January 1923 — only a few days following the death of their newborn.

His ring is in the collection of the Naval Academy Museum.

Memorial Hall Error

He is "Jr." on both his headstone and in the records of the Naval Academy Museum.


Class of 1922

Edward is one of 27 members of the Class of 1922 in Memorial Hall.