OSCAR W. ERICKSON, LCDR, USN
Oscar Erickson '16
Date of birth: February 6, 1896
Date of death: November 5, 1931
From the 1916 Lucky Bag:
Oscar was lost on November 5, 1931 when the aircraft he was piloting crashed while attempting to land on USS Saratoga (CV 3). He was commanding officer of Scouting Squadron (VS) 2B.
He was survived by his wife, mother, sister, and brother; he is buried in Oklahoma.
He landed a severely damaged airplane in July 1929.