JULIAN D. GREER, CAPT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Julian Greer '27

Date of birth: February 19, 1905

Date of death: January 28, 1953

Age: 47

Lucky Bag

From the 1927 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Julian was lost when the aircraft he was aboard crashed in a blizzard in Washington on January 28, 1953. He was aboard a PB4Y patrol plane enroute from Alameda, California to Whidbey Island, Washington. He was commanding officer of Fleet Air Wing 6, based at Alameda.

Julian was survived by his wife, mother, two sisters, and a brother. He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery; he also has a memory marker in Kansas.


Class of 1927

Julian is one of 43 members of the Class of 1927 in Memorial Hall.