RALPH K. JOHN, JR., LT, USN
Ralph John, Jr. '40
Date of birth: November 14, 1916
Date of death: April 11, 1944
From the 1940 Lucky Bag:
Ralph was lost in an aircraft accident near Columbus, New Mexico, on April 11, 1944.
He is buried in Washington.
Ralph previously served on the USS Louisville (CA-28). He was promoted to Lieutenant Junior Grade on April 15, 1942, and Lieutenant as of October 1, 1942. Ralph completed the naval aviation course by July 1, 1943.