FRANK D. CASE, JR., LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Frank Case, Jr. '38

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: February 23, 1942

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

From the 1938 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Frank was lost when his F4F-4 Wildcat suffered engine failure in the North Atlantic while operating from USS Wasp (CV 7) on February 23, 1942. He was a member of Fighting Squadron (VF) 71.

His wife was listed as next of kin.


Class of 1938

Frank is one of 69 members of the Class of 1938 in Memorial Hall.