JOHN F. NELSON, LTJG, USN
John Nelson '28
Date of birth: January 30, 1907
Date of death: August 7, 1935
From the 1928 Lucky Bag:
John was lost on August 7, 1935, in or near Otay Mesa, California. (Information from Register of Alumni.) No other records or details have been found. He is not listed as a qualified naval aviator, though the 1935 Navy Directory has him stationed with Patrol Squadron (VP) 5F at Coco Solo, Canal Zone.