HORACE M. HILL, LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Horace Hill '44

Date of birth: May 31, 1920

Date of death: October 1, 1945

Age: 25

Lucky Bag

From the 1944 Lucky Bag:


Loss

Horace was lost on October 1, 1945 when his plane crashed near Dallas, Texas. (Information from September 1946 issue of SHIPMATE.)

He is buried in Arizona and was survived by his wife, Barbara.

Other

He was reported as wounded in action in April 1945. (Also here).There were no details except to give his wife's name.


Class of 1944

Horace is one of 66 members of the Class of 1944 in Memorial Hall.