LEWIS E. PENNELL, ENS, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Lewis Pennell '43

Date of birth: February 23, 1921

Date of death: November 13, 1942

Age: 21

Lucky Bag

From the 1943 Lucky Bag:


Loss

Lewis was lost when USS Monssen (DD 436) was sunk on November 13, 1942 at the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal. His parents were listed as next of kin.


Class of 1943

Lewis is one of 83 members of the Class of 1943 in Memorial Hall.