RICHARD J. D. PRICE, PASSED MIDN, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Richard Price '47

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: June 20, 1853

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

Life & Loss

Unable to find any details about Richard's life or loss, except that it occurred on June 20, 1853 while aboard "storeship Lexington, at sea."

He was born in, and appointed to the Naval Academy from, Maryland.

Career

From the Naval History and Heritage Command:

Midshipman, 9 September, 1841. Passed Midshipman, 10 August, 1847. Died 20 June, 1853.



Class of 1847

Richard is one of 31 members of the Class of 1847 in Memorial Hall.