ROBERT K. WOLTER, JR., LT, USN
Robert Wolter, Jr. '41
Date of birth: May 4, 1918
Date of death: January 9, 1945
From the 1941 Lucky Bag:
Robert was lost with 17 others on January 9, 1945 while aboard USS Colorado (BB 45), operating in Lingayen Gulf, when the ship was struck by "accidental gunfire" from an unspecified source. Fifty-one other men were wounded in the incident.
His wife was listed as next of kin.
He has a memory marker in Wisconsin.
John Bock '45 was also lost in this incident.