From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Horatio Hooke '78

Date of birth: September 12, 1858

Date of death: January 2, 1881

Age: 22

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

Naval Academy Register

Horatio Hill Hooke was admitted to the Naval Academy from Illinois on September 26, 1874 at age 17 years 0 months.

Life & Loss

Unable to find any details about Horatio's life or loss, except that he died in Manitou, Colorado, on January 2, 1881.

He is buried in Colorado.

There is a photo of him in the (offline) collection of the Naval Academy Library.

Memorial Hall Error

Horatio's rank was "Cadet-Midshipman," not Ensign as is listed in Memorial Hall.

Class of 1878

Horatio is one of 2 members of the Class of 1878 on Virtual Memorial Hall.