MATTHIAS M. MARPLE, JR., LT, USN
Matthias Marple, Jr. '23
Date of birth: April 26, 1899
Date of death: October 30, 1935
From the 1923 Lucky Bag:
Matthias was lost on October 30, 1935 when the plane he was piloting crashed in the Chesapeake Bay. He was flying from Dover to Dahlgren, Virginia, where he was stationed.
He earned his wings as naval aviator #3273 in 1926.
He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery; he was survived by his wife.