EDWIN D. SCORZA, LCDR, USN
Edwin Scorza '44
Date of birth: June 9, 1922
Date of death: November 10, 1954
From the 1944 Lucky Bag:
Edwin was lost on November 10, 1954 "in a plane crash at Brigantine, N.J." He was survived by his wife, Jacquelyn, daughter, Catherine T., and son Edwin, Jr. (Information from January 1955 issue of Shipmate and this article.) He was a member of Composite Squadron (VC) 4, based at Naval Air Station Atlantic City, New Jersey.
He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery. His wife is buried with him.
He was detached from USS Monterey (CVL 26) in August 1944 to report for pilot training. His service number was 283179.