ROBERT B. MADSEN, ENS, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Robert Madsen '44

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: July 4, 1944

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

From the 1944 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Robert was lost when his submarine, USS S-28 (SS 133), sank for unknown reasons on July 4, 1944 near Hawaii.

His service number was O-282857 and he was survived by his parents.

Unable to find an individual memorial marker, but there is a memorial for the boat and her crew in North Carolina.


Class of 1944

Robert is one of 66 members of the Class of 1944 in Memorial Hall.