From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Maurice Fitzgerald '35

Date of birth: July 21, 1912

Date of death: August 9, 1938

Age: 26

Lucky Bag

From the 1935 Lucky Bag:

Life & Loss

Unable to find any information about Maurice's life or loss. He is buried in Florida.

In the April 1, 1936 and April 1, 1937 Navy Directories he is listed as an Ensign aboard USS Saratoga (CV 3). In the July 1, 1938 Navy Directory he is listed as a LTjg and "under instruction" at NAS Pensacola, Florida. He does not appear in the list of naval aviators who achieved their wings; suspect he was lost in a crash during training.

Class of 1935

Maurice is one of 56 members of the Class of 1935 in Memorial Hall.