GEORGE M. DENT, LCDR, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

George Dent '47

Date of birth: September 11, 1925

Date of death: April 24, 1959

Age: 33

Lucky Bag

From the 1947 Lucky Bag:

Loss

George was lost when his T2V crashed near Crashed near Townsville, N.C. on April 24, 1959. He is buried in Alabama.

Memorials

Dent Road, onboard NAS Patuxent River, MD, is named for George.

Family

He was married, apparently in June 1950. (The OCR is very confused; can't even determine bride's name.)

Memorial Hall Error

George's name in Memorial Hall and the Lucky Bag does not contain "Jr.;" however, his tombstone does.


Class of 1947

George is one of 27 members of the Class of 1947 in Memorial Hall.