HEROLD A. HARVESON, LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Herold Harveson '37

Date of birth: August 7, 1914

Date of death: December 7, 1941

Age: 27

Lucky Bag

From the 1937 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Herold was lost when USS Utah (AG 16) was sunk on December 7, 1941 during the Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor.

His mother was listed as next of kin.

Namesake

USS Harveson (DE 316) was named for Herold; the ship was sponsored by his mother and commissioned in October 1943.


Class of 1937

Herold is one of 45 members of the Class of 1937 in Memorial Hall.