ROY N. DUNKLIN, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Roy Dunklin '43

Date of birth: December 23, 1919

Date of death: January 6, 1945

Age: 25

Lucky Bag

From the 1943 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Roy was one of 44 men lost on January 6, 1945 aboard USS California (BB 44) in a kamikaze attack. The ship was providing shore bombardment at Lingayen Gulf.

He has a memory marker in Texas.


Class of 1943

Roy is one of 79 members of the Class of 1943 in Memorial Hall.