HARRY C. WAKENSHAW, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Harry Wakenshaw '77

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: February 15, 1890

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

Naval Academy Register

Harry Charles Wakenshaw was admitted to the Naval Academy from New Jersey on June 10, 1873 at age 16 years 6 months.

Loss

Harry died of pneumonia on February 15, 1890 in New York City, New York.

Career

From the Naval History and Heritage Command:

Cadet Midshipman, 10 June, 1873. Graduated 18 June, 1879. Ensign, 2 February, 1881. Lieutenant, Junior Grade, 30 June, 1887. Died 15 February, 1890.



Class of 1877

Harry is one of 4 members of the Class of 1877 in Memorial Hall.