KENNETH S. BOCOCK, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Kenneth Bocock '53

Date of birth: December 5, 1929

Date of death: August 26, 1959

Age: 29

Lucky Bag

From the 1953 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Kenneth was lost when the aircraft he was flying crashed in the Chesapeake Bay on August 26, 1959. He was survived by his parents and is buried in Kansas.

(Note the newspaper article says the aircraft was a "Grumman F1L," which doesn't exist. It was a Grumman F11F-1.)


Class of 1953

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