JOHN J. HANSON, PASSED MIDN, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

John Hanson '47

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: August 25, 1853

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

Life & Loss

Unable to find any details about John's life or loss, except that it occurred on August 25, 1853 at the naval hospital at Pensacola, Florida.

He was born in, and appointed to the Naval Academy from, Washington, D.C.

Career

From the Naval History and Heritage Command:

Midshipman, 21 September, 1841. Passed Midshipman, 10 August, 1847. Died 25 August, 1853.



Class of 1847

John is one of 31 members of the Class of 1847 in Memorial Hall.