OWEN E. O'NEILL, CAPT, USMC
Owen O'Neill '15
Date of birth: February 19, 1892
Date of death: March 17, 1920
From the 1915 Lucky Bag:
Owen was lost on March 17, 1920 when he died in a hospital in Philadelphia of meningitis. He was 28, and commanding officer of the 5th Company (Engineers), 1st Marine Regiment.
He is buried in Connecticut.
Owen was born in Boston and grew up in New London, Connecticut; he attended public schools and graduated from Bulkeley in 1909. He had been sent to Philadelphia from Haiti in August. He was survived by his parents, his brother John, and an uncle.