GEORGE E. SLONE, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

George Slone '43

Date of birth: April 26, 1919

Date of death: February 11, 1946

Age: 26

Lucky Bag

From the 1943 Lucky Bag:


Loss

George was lost on February 11, 1946 when his airplane crashed "18 miles south of Waco, Texas." (Information from September 1946 issue of SHIPMATE.) He was piloting a "training plane;" the crewman aboard was injured but survived.

Unable to find any burial location or memorial marker.


Class of 1943

George is one of 83 members of the Class of 1943 in Memorial Hall.