JOHN P. LAY, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

John Lay '67

Date of birth: September 30, 1944

Date of death: April 19, 1971

Age: 26

Lucky Bag

From the 1967 Lucky Bag:

Loss

John was killed when his A-7B Corsair II crashed during carrier qualifications on April 19, 1971 aboard USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67). He was a member of Strike Squadron (VA) 46.


Class of 1967

John is one of 34 members of the Class of 1967 in Memorial Hall.