EDWIN O. JOHNSON, LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Edwin Johnson '41

Date of birth: February 17, 1918

Date of death: November 30, 1942

Age: 24

Lucky Bag

From the 1941 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Edwin was lost when USS New Orleans (CA 32) was heavily damaged by a torpedo at the Battle of Tassafaronga on November 30, 1942.

His parents were listed as next of kin.


Class of 1941

Edwin is one of 60 members of the Class of 1941 in Memorial Hall.