JAMES WALLACE, ENS, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

James Wallace '63

Date of birth: 1844

Date of death: February 25, 1864

Age: ~19

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

Naval Academy Register

James Wallace was admitted to the Naval Academy from Iowa on November 1, 1859 at age 15 years 4 months.

Loss

James "died of disease" on February 25, 1864 at Nyack, New York.

Career

From the Naval History and Heritage Command:

Acting Midshipman, 1 November, 1859. Ensign, 16 September, 1862. Died 25 February, 1864.



Class of 1863

James is one of 14 members of the Class of 1863 in Memorial Hall.