JOHN C. SHAW, LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

John Shaw '45

Date of birth: July 27, 1922

Date of death: March 19, 1946

Age: 23

Lucky Bag

From the 1945 Lucky Bag:

Loss

From Find A Grave:

One of 26 military personnel killed when U.S. Army Air Corps C-47B Skytrain #45-1085 disintegrated in flight and crashed near Hobart Mills, north of Truckee, California. There were no survivors.

The date of the accident was March 19, 1946.

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Class of 1945

John is one of 58 members of the Class of 1945 in Memorial Hall.