ROBERT J. P. MURPHY, LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Robert Murphy '45

Date of birth: November 25, 1920

Date of death: October 13, 1949

Age: 28

Lucky Bag

From the 1945 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Robert was lost when his AD Skyraider collided with a squadron-mate's on October 13, 1949, over the Pacific approximately 65 miles northwest of San Francisco.

He was survived by his wife. (Information from January 1950 issue of SHIPMATE.)

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Robert Thomsen '45 and Phillip Harward '45 were also in 7th Company.


Class of 1945

Robert is one of 58 members of the Class of 1945 in Memorial Hall.