FRED M. BYERS, LT, USN
Fred Byers '18
Date of birth: May 2, 1895
Date of death: December 3, 1923
From the 1918 Lucky Bag:
The Class of 1918 was graduated on June 28, 1917 due to World War I.
Fred was lost on December 3, 1923 when his aircraft collided with another near the North Island Naval Air Station, San Diego. Two others were also lost in the incident.
He earned his wings as naval aviator #2947 on August 11, 1921.