JOHN R. ALLARD, 1LT, USAF

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

John Allard '53

Date of birth: May 5, 1931

Date of death: February 25, 1955

Age: 23

Lucky Bag

From the 1953 Lucky Bag:

Loss

John was lost when his T-33 jet trainer crashed north of Victoria, Texas, on February 26, 1955. The other pilot aboard was also killed.

He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.


Class of 1953

John is one of 62 members of the Class of 1953 in Memorial Hall.