FREDERICK G. KAHN, LTG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Frederick Kahn '21

Date of birth: July 10, 1899

Date of death: January 14, 1926

Age: 26

Lucky Bag

From the 1921 Lucky Bag:


Loss

Frederick was lost on January 14, 1926 when the airplane he was piloting crashed into San Diego Bay. He and his crewman both died; they were attached to USS West Virginia (BB 48).

Memorial Hall Error

Frederick is listed as a "LTG" in Memorial Hall; should be LTJG.


Class of 1921

Frederick is one of 32 members of the Class of 1921 in Memorial Hall.