JOHN P. HARRINGTON, LTJG, USN
John Harrington '67
Date of birth: February 19, 1945
Date of death: September 28, 1968
From the 1967 Lucky Bag:
From the January 1969 issue of SHIPMATE:
Lt. (jg) John P. Harrington, USN, was killed 28 Sept. in an aircraft accident near Kingsville, Tex., during a simulated rocket attack. He was serving with Training Squadron 22 at Kingsville in the advanced jet flight program. Services were held at South Orange, N. J., his hometown, with interment in the Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hanover, N. J.
Lt. Harrington was born in Brooklyn, N. Y., and graduated from the Naval Academy with the class of 1967. He completed basic flight training at Pensacola, Fla., before his assignment at Kingsville.
Surviving are his widow, Victoria R., of 257 Crystal Terrace, Haddonfield, N. J. 08033; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Harrington of 123 Roland Ave., South Orange, N. J. 07079; four brothers, William, Dennis, Michael and Paul; and five sisters, Pegeen, Jane, Patricia, Kathleen and Mary Elise.
John is buried in New Jersey.
Gregg Owens '67 was also in 33rd Company.