THOMAS B. WAINWRIGHT, PASSED MIDN, USN
Thomas Wainwright '47
Date of birth: unknown
Date of death: August 14, 1850
The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.
Life & Loss
Unable to find any details about Thomas' life or loss, except that it was on August 4, 1850, while aboard the sloop John Adams at sea.
He was born in Massachusetts and appointed to the Naval Academy from South Carolina.
Midshipman, 21 September, 1841. Passed Midshipman, 10 August, 1847. Died 4 August, 1850.