HARLEY S. HARRIS, JR., LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Harley Harris, Jr. '48

Date of birth: July 22, 1924

Date of death: June 28, 1951

Age: 26

Lucky Bag

From the 1948 Lucky Bag:

1948-B 11th Company

Loss

Harley was lost when the AD-4 Skyhawk he was piloting was shot down by small arms fire over Korea on June 28, 1951 during a strafing run. His squadron was operating from USS Princeton (CV-37).

Family

His wife, Ann Works Harris, never remarried, and they had no children.

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Hugh Goodwin, Jr. '48 was also in 11th Company.


Class of 1948

Harley is one of 46 members of the Class of 1948 in Memorial Hall.