From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Philip Lowry '63

Date of birth: 1845

Date of death: February 12, 1866

Age: ~20

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

Naval Academy Register

Philip Wager Lowry was admitted to the Naval Academy from Pennsylvania on September 22, 1859 at age 14 years 6 months.

Life & Loss

Unable to find any details about Philip's life or loss.

He is buried in New York. He was survived by his wife and daughter, Sophia.


From the Naval History and Heritage Command:

Acting Midshipman, 22 September, 1859. Ensign, 16 September, 1862. Died 12 February, 1866.

Class of 1863

Philip is one of 14 members of the Class of 1863 in Memorial Hall.