HENRY C. GOELZER, LTJG, USN
Birthdate & Date of Loss
|Date of birth:||November 11, 1927|
|Date of death:||October 20, 1953|
From the 1951 Lucky Bag:
Henry Charles Goelzer
When Hank first hit the Academy after a stretch in the Army, he brought with him plenty of competitive spirit and a hankering for horseplay and water pistols that have become his trademark . . . blossomed forth as a tennis player . . . and soon became Navy's best . . . applied himself to squash with similar success . . . the Big Ape comes endowed smart enough to stand in the top half of the class with little studying . . . likes to post of his 4.0 math exam records . . . has perfected the he-man and smooth line approach on prospective drags . . . we have no doubt that Hank will make his obvious merit known in Naval Aviation . . . he can go as far and as high as he wants. . . .
He was also on the 14th Company staff (fall).
|Class of 1951|
|Henry is one of 48 members of the Class of 1951 in Memorial Hall.|
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