JOHN W. SALVAGE, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

John Salvage '39

Date of birth: July 26, 1916

Date of death: November 13, 1942

Age: 26

Lucky Bag

From the 1939 Lucky Bag:

Loss

John was lost in USS Juneau (CL 52) during the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal on November 13, 1942.

His wife, Betty, was listed as next of kin.


Class of 1939

John is one of 75 members of the Class of 1939 in Memorial Hall.