GLENN D. ZIEGLER, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Glenn Ziegler '81

Date of birth: June 3, 1959

Date of death: April 1, 1985

Age: 25

Lucky Bag

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Loss

From Daily News of Bowling Green, Kentucky on April 3, 1985:

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Aircraft from the carrier Nimitz along with Air Force and Army units searched a large area of jungle and mountains in Panama for two Navy fliers whose A-6 Intruder jet disappeared. The men were identified as Lt. Cmdr. Derek Holmquist, 35, of McLean, the pilot, and Lt. Glenn Ziegler, 25, of Upper Darby, Pa., the bombardier-navigator. Holmquist and Ziegler, missing since Monday, are assigned to Attack Squadron 35 based at Oceana Naval Air Station.

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Derek Holmquist '73 was also lost in this crash.


Class of 1981

Glenn is one of 14 members of the Class of 1981 in Memorial Hall.