HAROLD P. RICHARDS, LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Harold Richards '27

Date of birth: August 2, 1905

Date of death: May 14, 1936

Age: 30

Lucky Bag

From the 1927 Lucky Bag:

Loss

From Naval History and Heritage Command:

Lt (jg). Harold P. Richards killed when JF-1 amphibian struck Gamboa Bridge, Canal Zone, and quickly sank. 14 May 1936.

Harold is buried in Arlington National Cemetery; he was survived by his parents and a sister.


Class of 1927

Harold is one of 43 members of the Class of 1927 in Memorial Hall.