ROBERT E. BIRKENMEIER, 1LT, USAF

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Robert Birkenmeier '54

Date of birth: November 27, 1930

Date of death: September 2, 1958

Age: 27

Lucky Bag

From the 1954 Lucky Bag:


Loss

From Find A Grave:

U.S. Air Force C-124 Globemaster II transport #52-1081 crashed at Guam due to an in-flight fire. All nineteen aboard were killed.

He was survived by his wife, Jeanne, and a daughter, Elizabeth Ann, 3. He is buried in Missouri.


Class of 1954

Robert is one of 38 members of the Class of 1954 in Memorial Hall.