JAMES H. RAY, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

James Ray '38

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: August 9, 1942

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

From the 1938 Lucky Bag:

Loss

James was lost in USS Jarvis (DD 393) when she was attacked by Japanese aircraft on August 9, 1942, during the Battle of Guadalcanal.

His wife was listed as next of kin.

His father was a member of the Class of 1914 and retired as a rear admiral.


Class of 1938

James is one of 69 members of the Class of 1938 in Memorial Hall.