MELVIN C. PHILLIPS, LTJG, USN
Melvin Phillips '43
Date of birth: November 2, 1919
Date of death: February 26, 1944
From the 1943 Lucky Bag:
Melvin was lost when USS Grayback (SS 208) was sunk by Japanese aircraft on February 26, 1944 south of Okinawa.
His parents were listed as next of kin.
On Eternal Patrol lists him as a recipient of the Bronze Star; unable to find a citation.