JAMES P. KELLEY, LTJG, USN
Birthdate & Date of Loss
|Date of birth:||June 16, 1927|
|Date of death:||November 13, 1953|
From the 1951 Lucky Bag:
James Patrick Kelley
Jim left his home in Ohio and joined the Navy because he had always hoped to go to the Naval Academy . . . alter his discharge from the enlisted Navy, he entered the Academy, achieving his boyhood ambition . . . academics weren't easy and he had to study his share of the time, but always managed to come out on top . . . he is always willing to do some favor for someone else . . . his find sense of humor brightened many days for those who were around him . . . golf, eating, and sleeping are his favorite pastimes . . . Jim hopes to join the "Tailhook" Navy after graduation . . . his successful years here as a midshipman will be followed by many more successful years as a fine naval officer. . . .
He was survived by his parents, two brothers, and two sisters; he is buried in Ohio.
|Class of 1951|
|James is one of 48 members of the Class of 1951 in Memorial Hall.|
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