From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Romaine Boyd '93

Date of birth: November 19, 1873

Date of death: March 28, 1949

Age: 75

Naval Academy Register

Romaine Tarver Boyd was admitted to the Naval Academy from Alabama on May 18, 1889 at age 15 years 6 months.

He resigned November 23, 1889.

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.


Romaine died at the age of 75 and is buried in Alabama. He was a successful lawyer and judge.

The Register of Alumni lists him as a non-graduate, but does not provide a date of death or any other information.

Memorial Hall Error

It's unclear what error might have caused his inclusion in Memorial Hall, but it's abundantly clear that he should not be listed with his classmates.

Class of 1893

Romaine is one of 2 members of the Class of 1893 on Virtual Memorial Hall.