From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Stanford Nall '51

Date of birth: February 19, 1926

Date of death: January 19, 1955

Age: 28

Lucky Bag

From the 1951 Lucky Bag:


Stanford was lost on January 19, 1955 when the F86F Sabre jet he was piloting crashed into the Mediterranean Sea near Wheelus Field, Libya. He was a member of the 431st Fighter-Interceptor Squadron. (Information from July 1955 issue of Shipmate.)

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Hal Crandall '51 and James Laramore '51 were also on the gymnastics team.

Memorial Hall Error

Stanford's name is misspelled ("Standford") in Memorial Hall.

Class of 1951

Stanford is one of 48 members of the Class of 1951 on Virtual Memorial Hall.