GEORGE A. WAGNER, JR., LCDR, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

George Wagner, Jr. '36

Date of birth: November 10, 1914

Date of death: October 14, 1943

Age: 28

Lucky Bag

From the 1936 Lucky Bag:

Loss

George was lost when USS Dorado (SS 248) was sunk, possibly by a mine laid by a German submarine near the Panama Canal, on or about October 14, 1943. He was the boat's executive officer.

His wife was listed as next of kin. He has a memory marker in Mississippi.


Class of 1936

George is one of 39 members of the Class of 1936 in Memorial Hall.