ORVILLE S. SMITH, ENS, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Orville Smith '40

Date of birth: June 13, 1916

Date of death: December 7, 1941

Age: 25

Lucky Bag

From the 1940 Lucky Bag:


Loss

Smitty was lost in USS Arizona (BB 39) during the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.

His mother was listed as next of kin.


Class of 1940

Orville is one of 91 members of the Class of 1940 in Memorial Hall.