FRASER W. SPILLER, LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Fraser Spiller '53

Date of birth: September 11, 1930

Date of death: July 16, 1956

Age: 25

Lucky Bag

From the 1953 Lucky Bag:


Loss

Fraser was lost when his F2H-3 Banshee crashed south of Okinawa on July 16, 1956. He was a member of Fighter Squadron (VF) 152, operating from USS Wasp (CV 18).

He was survived by his parents and brother; at the time of his death his father (USNA '25) was a retired Navy Captain and his brother was a Lieutenant aboard USS Sailfish (SS 572). He was also survived by his mother.


Class of 1953

Fraser is one of 62 members of the Class of 1953 on Virtual Memorial Hall.