FREDERIC D. FOSTER, LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Frederic Foster '22

Date of birth: November 4, 1899

Date of death: September 25, 1925

Age: 25

Lucky Bag

From the 1922 Lucky Bag:


Loss

Frederic was lost on September 25, 1925 when USS S-51 (SS 162) was sunk immediately following a collision with the merchant ship SS City of Rome while operating on the surface south of Newport, Rhode Island.

He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

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James Haselden, Jr. '20, Harlow Pino '21, and Edmund Egbert '23 were also lost when S-51 was sunk.


Class of 1922

Frederic is one of 27 members of the Class of 1922 in Memorial Hall.