MELVIN L. STOLZ, LTJG, USN
Melvin Stolz '10
Date of birth: July 29, 1888
Date of death: May 8, 1915
From the 1910 Lucky Bag:
Melvin was lost on May 8, 1915 when he fell out of the "AH-9 hydroaeroplane" he was piloting at Pensacola, Florida.
He was survived by his parents and two sisters. He is buried in New York.
In April 1914 he was a student aviator who nonetheless deployed aboard USS Mississippi (Battleship No. 23) "to assist in operations at Vera Cruz." Some other pictures are here. He flew "many flights" over the Mexican military positions there.