PETER R. MAITLAND, CAPT, USMC
Peter Maitland '55
Date of birth: February 10, 1932
Date of death: October 17, 1960
From the 1955 Lucky Bag:
From A-4 Skyhawk:
Pete Maitland got a cold cat into the water during the carrier quals of VMA 324. He was on a maint hop with 9400 # of fuel, The ship was launching 324 with no more than 7300#. They launched him at the lower weight and put him in the drink.
Pete was lost on October 17, 1960; he was operating from USS Coral Sea (CVA 43).
Bill Litznberg '55 was also on the 150 Pound Football team.
Edward St. George '55 also graduated Bullis School in Potomac, MD.