JOHN A. SOENS, ACAD, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

John Soens '42

Date of birth: March, 1920 (approximate)

Date of death: May 26, 1942

Age: 22

Naval Academy

John Aubrey Soens voluntarily resigned on November 10, 1938 from the Class of 1942.

Loss

From Oakland Tribune on May 28, 1942:

John Aubrey Soens, 22, has been killed in a Navy training plane accident, his relatives were informed yesterday.

Unable to find any further details; it appears he was survived by his father and perhaps an aunt. Unable to locate a memorial marker or burial location.

Note death date above is an approximation.


Class of 1942

John is one of 82 members of the Class of 1942 in Memorial Hall.