GEORGE D. COTTRELL, LT, USNR
George Cottrell '31
Date of birth: unknown
Date of death: January 6, 1945
George Dale Cottrell was admitted to the Naval Academy from Nebraska on June 30, 1927 at age 19 years 11 months. He resigned on June 7, 1928.
George is remembered at a memorial at the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Philippines.
No next of kin was listed, though his home was given as North Hollywood, California. Unable to find any information on what he did following his Naval Academy resignation or wartime service.
Memorial Hall Error
On the killed in action panel, George's middle name is incorrectly spelled "Dole."