GEORGE H. GARDNER, JR., LCDR, USN
George Gardner, Jr. '46
Date of birth: June 27, 1923
Date of death: November 15, 1958
From the 1946 Lucky Bag:
He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
He married his wife, Margaret, in 1945; they had four sons together. (She later remarried.)
Thomas Banta ’54 was also a member of Attack Squadron (VA) 72 and also lost during USS Randolph's 1959 Mediterranean Sea deployment.
Edgar Clayton '46 was also a member of 3rd Company.