ELMER F. CRAIN, JR, ENS, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Elmer Crain, Jr '44

Date of birth: February 13, 1921

Date of death: February 29, 1944

Age: 23

Lucky Bag

From the 1944 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Elmer was lost when USS Trout (SS 202) was sunk, probably by depth charge attack, on February 29, 1944.

His wife was listed as next of kin.

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Class of 1944

Elmer is one of 66 members of the Class of 1944 in Memorial Hall.