THOMAS G. WARE, JR., LT, USN
Thomas Ware, Jr. '44
Date of birth: April 27, 1921
Date of death: November 8, 1953
From the 1944 Lucky Bag:
Thomas was lost on November 8, 1953 when his plane crashed at sea while operating from USS Wasp. (Information from January 1954 issue of SHIPMATE.)
He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery. His wife, Marian, is buried with him; they had two daughters together, Cathryn and Judith, (and five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren as of January 2017).
Albert Gross ’44 was also on the swim team.