From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Rogers Elliott '22

Date of birth: February 25, 1902

Date of death: October 7, 1943

Age: 41

Lucky Bag

From the 1922 Lucky Bag:


Rogers was lost on October 7, 1943 when USS Concord (CL 10) suffered a gasoline explosion, killing him and 22 other officers and men. He was the ship's executive officer.

His wife was listed as next of kin. He has one memory marker in New York, and another in Arlington National Cemetery.

Class of 1922

Rogers is one of 27 members of the Class of 1922 on Virtual Memorial Hall.