GRATTAN C. DICHMAN, CDR, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Grattan Dichman '07

Date of birth: December 12, 1885

Date of death: October 16, 1924

Age: 38

Lucky Bag

From the 1907 Lucky Bag:


Loss

Grattan was lost on October 16, 1924 when his aircraft crashed near San Diego, California.

He became naval aviator #30 in 1916 and was on the staff of Commander, Aircraft Squadrons, Battle Fleet when he was killed.

He was survived by his wife; they are both buried in Arlington National Cemetery.


Class of 1907

Grattan is one of 13 members of the Class of 1907 in Memorial Hall.