ROBERT C. EVINS, LCDR, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Robert Evins '39

Date of birth: August 12, 1918

Date of death: June 17, 1944

Age: 25

Lucky Bag

From the 1939 Lucky Bag:

Loss

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Unable to find details, but he was lost June 17, 1944 near Saipan when his FM-2 Wildcat fighter crashed. He was a member of Composite Squadron (VC) 4, operating from USS White Plains (CVE 66).

His wife was listed as next of kin. They were married October 10, 1942.


Class of 1939

Robert is one of 75 members of the Class of 1939 in Memorial Hall.