MATTHEW J. COLOMBO, LT, USN
Matthew Colombo '82
Date of birth: June 11, 1960
Date of death: June 18, 1987
Matt was lost on June 18, 1987 when his F-14A Tomcat crashed in North Carolina while practicing for an airshow. He was the Radar Intercept Officer; the pilot was also lost. They were both members of Fighting Squadron (VF) 33.
He was engaged to be married (on July 11) to Wanda Kline and was a native of Aurora, Ohio.
William Davidson '81 was also lost in this crash.