JAMES H. WINLOCK, ENS, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

James Winlock '72

Date of birth: 1851

Date of death: March 2, 1873

Age: 21

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

Naval Academy Register

James Henry Winlock was admitted to the Naval Academy from Kentucky on September 21, 1868 at age 16 years 5 months.

Loss

1872 Winlock 1.jpg

James died on March 2, 1878 of "a congestive chill" while at sea on board the 2nd rate steamer Hartford. He was 21 years old.

He is buried in Malaysia.

Career

From the Naval History and Heritage Command:

Midshipman, 25 September, 1868. Graduated 1 June, 1872. Died 2 March, 1873.



Class of 1872

James is one of 2 members of the Class of 1872 on Virtual Memorial Hall.