STANWIX M. WILLIAMS, LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Stanwix Williams '48

Date of birth: February 24, 1926

Date of death: August 18, 1955

Age: 29

Lucky Bag

From the 1948 Lucky Bag:


1948-B 14th Company

Loss

Stanwix was lost on August 18, 1955 when the jet trainer he was piloting crashed near Mt. Vernon, Illinois. The enlisted crewman aboard was also lost.

He is buried in South Carolina; it appears he was survived by his mother and sister; his father died when Stanwix was two.

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William Keen '48 and Jack Robbins '48 were also in 14th Company


Class of 1948

Stanwix is one of 46 members of the Class of 1948 in Memorial Hall.