FRANK R. HEATH, LT, USN
Frank Heath '77
Date of birth: May 8, 1857
Date of death: June 12, 1889
The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.
Frank Rives Heath was admitted to the Naval Academy from At Large on September 23, 1873 at age 16 years 4 months.
Frank died of pneumonia on June 12, 1889 in San Francisco.
He is buried in Virginia.
Cadet Midshipman, 23 September, 1873. Graduated 18 June, 1879. Ensign, 28 May, 1881. Lieutenant, Junior Grade, 2 January, 1888. Died 12 June, 1889.
He had survived the sinking of USS Vandalia (1876) earlier that year.
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