NICHOLAS J. PUSEL, 1LT, USMC

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Nicholas Pusel '30

Date of birth: February 4, 1907

Date of death: October 23, 1935

Age: 28

Lucky Bag

From the 1930 Lucky Bag:


Loss

Nicholas was lost on October 23, 1935 when his aircraft collided with another and crashed near Fort Barrancas, Florida during pilot training.

He was married in Washington state on July 18, 1932 to Evelyn N. Gresham of Hardford, Ct.

He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

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Robert Coates '30 was the pilot of the other plane and was also killed in this crash.


Class of 1930

Nicholas is one of 42 members of the Class of 1930 on Virtual Memorial Hall.