RICHARD S. SMITH, 1LT, USAF

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Richard Smith '55

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: January 1, 1958

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

From the 1955 Lucky Bag:


1955 Smith LB 2.jpg

Loss

Dick was lost in a plane crash on January 1, 1958. (Information from an email from Class of 1955 decedent affairs representative; nothing else given. The Class of 1955 did not submit a class column to SHIPMATE for several months following his accident, and when the column reappeared he was not mentioned.)

Unable to find a burial or memory marker.


Class of 1955

Richard is one of 34 members of the Class of 1955 in Memorial Hall.