THOMAS D. SHRIVER, LT, USN
Thomas Shriver '35
Date of birth: September 28, 1912
Date of death: October 15, 1942
From the 1935 Lucky Bag:
Thomas was lost when USS Meredith (DD 434) was sunk by Japanese air attack on October 15, 1942.
From Find A Grave:
The husband of Julia Blanca Arjona, and he the son of Edward Augustus Shriver and Mary Margaret Ripple.
Child: Margaret Isabel Shriver, died as a child.
Lieutenant Thomas Donald Shriver, graduated from the United States Naval Academy with the Class of 1935. While stationed at Caracus, Venezuela, he met Julia Blanca, daughter of Dr. Julio Arjona, the governor of Panama, whom he later married. During the Second World War served as gunnery officer aboard the U.S.S. Meredith. He was buried at sea, but a cenotaph was erected to his memory on the Shriver-Ripple plot on Burns Hill.
His wife was listed as next of kin.