ROBERT J. DURETTE, LCDR, USN
Robert Durette '41
Date of birth: July 4, 1917
Date of death: September 11, 1950
From the 1941 Lucky Bag:
Life & Loss
Unable to find any information about Robert's life or loss. Birthdate from Find A Grave. Date of death given in Register of Alumni, but no other information.
Robert was involved in two aircraft incidents in 1944, both while in a F4U Corsair with Fighting Squadron (VF) 84. The first was on October 3, 1944 near San Clemente Island, California; the second while conducting carrier landing qualifications aboard USS Takanis Bay (CVE 89) on November 27, 1944.