ODILLION B. HOBBS, MIDN, USN
Odillion Hobbs '61
Date of birth: 1841
Date of death: October 1, 1860
The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.
Odillion Barrett Hobbs was admitted to the Naval Academy from New Hampshire on September 26, 1857 at age 16 years 0 months.
Life & Loss
Unable to find any details about Odillion's life or loss, except it was on October 1, 1860 in Ipswich, Massachusetts. He was an "Acting Midshipman" at the time. The Register of Alumni gives no other information but lists him as a non-graduate (likely because he died prior to graduation).
He was born in Maine, but appointed to the Naval Academy from New Hampshire.
Spelling of First Name
- "Odilon" in the Navy Register of the United States for 1859.
- "Odillon" in one report of his death.
- "Odillen" in a different report.
- He is listed as "Odillion" in Memorial Hall.