MATHIAS B. WYATT, LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Mathias Wyatt '29

Date of birth: October 30, 1907

Date of death: May 11, 1935

Age: 27

Lucky Bag

From the 1929 Lucky Bag:

Loss

From Naval History and Heritage Command:

Lt. (jg) Mathias Beally Wyatt died when plane crashed into the sea and sank just after take off from USS Saratoga (CV-3). 11 May 1935.

Mathias was a member of Fighting Squadron (VF) 6B.

He was survived by his parents and six siblings; he has a memory marker in South Carolina.


Class of 1929

Mathias is one of 29 members of the Class of 1929 in Memorial Hall.