ROY E. GREEN, JR., LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Roy Green, Jr. '38

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: July 21, 1942

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

From the 1938 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Roy was lost when the PBY-5 Catalina patrol bomber he was piloting crashed on July 21, 1942 in the Aleutians.

His wife was listed as next of kin. His remains were not recovered.

Distinguished Flying Cross

From Hall of Valor:

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Lieutenant Roy E. Green, Jr. (NSN: 0-81359), United States Navy, was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight during World War II.

General Orders: American Battle Monuments Commission
Action Date: World War II
Service: Navy
Rank: Lieutenant


Class of 1938

Roy is one of 69 members of the Class of 1938 in Memorial Hall.