JOHN G. BURGESS, LTJG, USN
John Burgess '30
Date of birth: May 6, 1907
Date of death: February 2, 1935
From the 1930 Lucky Bag:
Lt. (jg)s John Grafton Burgess and Oscar Willis Pate killed when FF-1 plane crashed and burned near Millsap, Tex. 2 February 1935.
He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
John was a member of Fighting Squadron (VF) 3B, flying from USS Ranger (CV 4) (per Navy Directory published April 1, 1935 — after his death).
Oscar Pate, Jr. '27 was also lost in this crash.