ROBERT J. DUNCAN, MIDN, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Robert Duncan '25

Date of birth: March 19, 1903

Date of death: August 14, 1924

Age: 21

Lucky Bag

"Robert James Duncan" is listed without details on the "In Memoriam" page. There are six others on this page, which also says "IN LINE OF DUTY;" notably, he is the only one included in Memorial Hall.

Loss

Robert died of "heart disease" (a heart attack) on August 14, 1924 while at sea aboard USS Wyoming. He is buried in Colorado.

The Register of Alumni gives only his full name and date of death.

Memorial Hall Error

Illness is not a criteria for inclusion in Memorial Hall.


Class of 1925

Robert is one of 29 members of the Class of 1925 in Memorial Hall.