RAYMOND S. KEYES, CDR, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Raymond Keyes '01

Date of birth: May 20, 1878

Date of death: January 12, 1919

Age: 40

Lucky Bag

From the 1901 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Raymond "died suddenly on January 12, 1919" while in command of USS Vestal. There is no indication his passing was in any way operational in nature; the article references "his passing" and gives no specific reason.

He is buried in the Naval Academy Cemetery.

Memorial Hall Error

Illness is not a criteria for inclusion in Memorial Hall.


Class of 1901

Raymond is one of 4 members of the Class of 1901 in Memorial Hall.