JAMES R. WEBB, LCDR, USN
James Webb '13
Date of birth: November 9, 1889
Date of death: March 12, 1920
From the 1913 Lucky Bag:
James was lost on March 12, 1920 when he was swept from the conning tower of his submarine, USS H-1 (SS 28) while he was directing abandon-ship operations. The boat had grounded off Magdalena Bay, Mexico, and was being battered by heavy surf; he was the commanding officer.
He has a memory marker in South Carolina.