SHERWOOD E. GIFFORD, JR., LTJG, USN
Sherwood Gifford, Jr. '57
Date of birth: September 29, 1932
Date of death: February 27, 1961
From the 1957 Lucky Bag:
From A-4 Skyhawk:
February 27, 1961: Lt(jg) Sherwood E. Gifford perished in A4D-1 BuNo 142153 on a low level training flight at NAS Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
He is buried in Alabama.
Sherwood survived an ejection less than two weeks before his crash, on February 15, 1961.