JOHN E. BOYER, LCDR, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

John Boyer '61

Date of birth: 1937

Date of death: March 15, 1973

Age: ~35

Lucky Bag

From the 1961 Lucky Bag:


Loss

John was lost when his P-3 Orion, (Bu. No. 152749), crashed about 40 miles off the Maine coast on May 15, 1973. The aircraft was operating out of NAS Brunswick; al five crewmen aboard were killed. John has a memory marker in Pennsylvania.

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John Dickey, Jr. '61 was also a member of 1st Company.


Class of 1961

John is one of 23 members of the Class of 1961 in Memorial Hall.