ROBERT N. MITCHELL, JR., ENS, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Robert Mitchell '48

Date of birth: January 4, 1925

Date of death: May 24, 1950

Age: 25

Lucky Bag

From the 1948 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Unable to find details of Robert's life or loss, except that he was killed in an "aircraft accident" on May 24, 1950. He is buried in Boliver, Tennessee. Possible the aircraft was a "Lockheed F-94A-1-LO;" one of these was a trainer and crashed at Wright Patterson AFB on this date.


Class of 1948

Robert is one of 46 members of the Class of 1948 in Memorial Hall.