From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Stuart Miller '39

Date of birth: February 3, 1917

Date of death: August 17, 1939

Age: 22

Lucky Bag

From the 1939 Lucky Bag:


Stuart was fatally injured diving from a dock while swimming in San Pedro, CA on August 17, 1939. He was 6th Division Officer aboard USS California (BB 44).

He was pictured in the 2006 Naval Academy Lacrosse Record Book with the caption "Stuart Miller was a First-Team All-America in 1938 and earned second-team honors in 1939."

Stuart was survived by his parents, Mr. & Mrs. Henry Miller, a brother, Bradford Miller, and a sister, Frances Miller. He is buried in New York.

Class of 1939

Stuart is one of 78 members of the Class of 1939 on Virtual Memorial Hall.

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