MARVIN G. LEE, LCDR, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Marvin Lee '42

Date of birth: December 3, 1919

Date of death: February 24, 1952

Age: 32

Lucky Bag

From the 1942 Lucky Bag:

Life & Loss

Marvin was lost on February 24, 1952 in an airplane crash near Corpus Christi, Texas. He was survived by his wife, Marion. (Information from May 1952 issue of SHIPMATE.)

Marvin is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

Bronze Star

From All Hands, December 1951:

LEE, Marvin G., LCDR USN: For meritorious achievement as air intelligence officer on the staff of Commander Carrier Division Three, embarked in USS Valley Forge, during operations against enemy forces in the Korean area from 1 Jul to 14 Aug 1950.


Class of 1942

Marvin is one of 82 members of the Class of 1942 in Memorial Hall.