HENRY R. DOZIER, CDR, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Henry Dozier '27

Date of birth: June 10, 1903

Date of death: November 5, 1944

Age: 41

Lucky Bag

From the 1927 Lucky Bag:


Loss

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Henry was drowned on November 5, 1944 when he fell overboard from an unnamed aircraft carrier in the Pacific. He had recently transferred from USS Yorktown (CV 10).

He earned his wings as naval aviator #3679 on July 28, 1930.

Harry's wife was listed as next of kin. He was also survived by his four children.


Class of 1927

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