HARRY R. FLORY, JR., LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Harry Flory, Jr. '50

Date of birth: January 18, 1929

Date of death: September 6, 1952

Age: 23

Lucky Bag

From the 1950 Lucky Bag:

Loss

From The Salt Lake Tribune on September 8, 1952:

SAN RAFAEL, CAL., Sept 7 (UPI)—Navy Lt. (J.G.) Harry R. Flory Jr., 26, was killed when his FG-LD Corsair-type fighter plane crashed in an open field on the Clarence Rogers ranch eight miles north of there at approximately 4 p.m. (MST) Saturday.

The crash occurred on September 6, 1952. Harry is buried in Iowa.


Class of 1950

Harry is one of 35 members of the Class of 1950 in Memorial Hall.