From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Julius Prochazka '89

Date of birth: October 29, 1868

Date of death: October 10, 1892

Age: 23

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

Naval Academy Register

Julius Prochazka was admitted to the Naval Academy from Wisconsin on September 7, 1885 at age 16 years 10 months.


Julius died on October 10, 1892 of typhoid fever at the Brooklyn Naval Hospital.

He is buried in Wisconsin.


From the Naval History and Heritage Command:

Second Lieutenant, 1 July, 1891. Died 10 October, 1892, at Brooklyn, N. Y.

Memorial Hall Error

Illness is not a criteria for inclusion in Memorial Hall.

Class of 1889

Julius is one of 3 members of the Class of 1889 in Memorial Hall.