MILTON L. JARRETT, JR., LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Milton Jarrett, Jr. '40

Date of birth: 1916

Date of death: June 7, 1943

Age: ~26

Lucky Bag

From the 1940 Lucky Bag:

Loss

From the Palm Beach Post on June 9, 1943:

Lieut. Milton Leon Jarrett, Jr., USN. 26; son of Mr. and Mrs. Milton Jarrett of Huntington. W. Va.. was killed instantly Monday in the crash of a training plane at the Naval Air Station here, Navy authorities announced Tuesday. Jarrett was graduated from the Naval Academy at Annapolis in 1940 and reported for duty here May 29. Machinists Mate Albert Kessler Brown a passenger, was injured.


Class of 1940

Milton is one of 89 members of the Class of 1940 in Memorial Hall.