From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Joseph Lister '44

Date of birth: June 16, 1920

Date of death: July 20, 1946

Age: 26

Lucky Bag

From the 1944 Lucky Bag:


Joseph was lost when his F4U-4 Corsair crashed shortly after taking off from USS Princeton (CV 37) on July 20, 1946 in the vicinity of Hawaii.

His body was not recovered, and he is listed on the Tablets Of The Missing in the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial.

Class of 1944

Joseph is one of 66 members of the Class of 1944 on Virtual Memorial Hall.

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