GEORGE H. LOCHNER, 1LT, USAF

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

George Lochner '49

Date of birth: July 23, 1924

Date of death: May 29, 1951

Age: 26

Lucky Bag

From the 1949 Lucky Bag:


Loss

George was lost on May 29, 1951 when the plane he was aboard crashed near Waco, Texas. He was a flight instructor at the time, and was survived by his parents (information from SHIPMATE, August 1951).

He is buried in New York.


Class of 1949

George is one of 40 members of the Class of 1949 in Memorial Hall.