RONALD B. HUTCHINSON, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Ronald Hutchinson '41

Date of birth: October 18, 1919

Date of death: February 14, 1945

Age: 25

Lucky Bag

From the 1941 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Ronald was lost when USS Hopewell (DD 681) was damaged by a large shore battery while operating near Corregidor, Manila Bay, Philippines on February 14, 1945.

He is buried in the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial. His mother was listed as next of kin.


Class of 1941

Ronald is one of 59 members of the Class of 1941 in Memorial Hall.