EDWARD L. KENNEDY, LT, USN
Edward Kennedy '46
Date of birth: February 24, 1923
Date of death: May 19, 1955
From the 1946 Lucky Bag:
From The Progress-Index of Petersburg, Virginia on May 19, 1955:
NAVY CAPTAIN KILLED IN JET PLANE CRASH
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. The Navy today listed as dead Capt. Albert S. Major, commanding officer of Saufley Field near Pensacola, Fla., and Lt. Edward L. Kennedy, also of Saufley, whose two-place jet crashed Into a swampy area near here Tuesday. Previously they had been listed as missing because parts of two bodies found in the burned wreckage had not been positively identified. The fliers crashed shortly after takeoff from Jacksonville Naval Air Station on a flight to Saufley.
He is buried in Maryland.
Jack Loper '46 was also a member of 4th Company.
Albert Major, Jr. '32 was also lost in this crash.