JAMES C. MOSELEY, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

James Moseley '56

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: September 18, 1860

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

Loss

James was lost sometime after September 18, 1860, when USS Levant (1837) disappeared after leaving Hilo, Hawaii, for Panama. He was appointed from Mississippi.

Career

From the Naval History and Heritage Command:

Acting Midshipman, 20 May, 1852. Midshipman, 1 October, 1856. Passed Midshipman, 29 April, 1859. Master, 5 September, 1859. Lost in the Levant, 18 September, 1860.



Class of 1856

James is one of 5 members of the Class of 1856 in Memorial Hall.