JAMES H. KELSEY, JR., ENS, USN
James Kelsey, Jr. '31
Date of birth: May 27, 1910
Date of death: August 14, 1934
From the 1931 Lucky Bag:
James was lost on August 13, 1934 when his SF-1 airplane (BuNo A-9468) ran out of fuel and crashed into the ocean approximately 37 miles east of Cape Henry Lighthouse. (Information via US Navy Casualties Books, 1776-1941.) Unit is only given as USS Lexington (CV 2). He is not listed in the 1934 Navy Directory.
He earned his wings as naval aviator #4013 on March 22, 1934.
His widow later remarried Lance Massey '30.