JOEL A. DAVIS, JR., LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Joel Davis, Jr. '35

Date of birth: May 17, 1914

Date of death: December 23, 1941

Age: 27

Lucky Bag

From the 1935 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Joel was lost on December 23, 1941 when his plane crashed on a "routine patrol flight" from USS Lexington (CV 2). (Information from September 1946 issue of SHIPMATE.) He was a member of Bombing Squadron (VB) 2. (Information from 1941 Navy Directory.)


Class of 1935

Joel is one of 56 members of the Class of 1935 in Memorial Hall.