GEORGE G. HART, LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

George Hart '44

Date of birth: 1921

Date of death: April 14, 1945

Age: ~23

Lucky Bag

From the 1944 Lucky Bag:

Loss

George was one of twenty-three officers and crew lost aboard USS Sigsbee (DD 502) on April 14, 1945, when she was struck by a kamikaze just aft of the number five gun mount.

He was the assistant gunnery officer and had served aboard since September 20, 1943.


Class of 1944

George is one of 66 members of the Class of 1944 in Memorial Hall.