EDWIN F. CONWAY, LT, USN
Edwin Conway '20
Date of birth: November 22, 1898
Date of death: January 17, 1933
From the 1920 Lucky Bag:
From Find A Grave:
Lt. Edwin Francis Conway died of "fractures, multiple, extreme" sustained in airplane crash at Lido Beach, Hempstead, New York. 17 January 1933.
Edwin was became naval aviator #3516 in 1929. He was the commanding officer of the Naval Reserve Aviation Base at Floyd Bennett Field, Brooklyn, New York from June 1932 until his death.
He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
Edwin's previous tour was as executive officer and gunnery officer of "Torpedo and Bombing Plane Squadron No. 2", attached to USS Saratoga (CV 2). Before that, he was a gradaute of the post-graduate school at Annapolis.
From "U.S. Naval and Marine Corps Reserve Aviation": "The Lieutenant Edwin Francis Conway, U.S. Navy Memorial Trophy was presented by personal friends of LT Conway… to the Naval Reserve Aviation Base given the highest final merit by the Naval Reserve Inspection Board."