JOHN CAIN, JR., ENS, USN
John Cain, Jr. '54
Date of birth: 1835
Date of death: August 12, 1855
The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.
He was one of six members of the entering class of 1851 who "were advanced and permitted to complete the course in three years."
He is buried in Indiana.
Acting Midshipman, 4 October, 1851. Midshipman, 10 June, 1854. Died 12 August, 1855.
Memorial Hall Error
John was a Midshipman at the time of his death. (Furthermore, the rank of Ensign did not exist until 1862.)