THOMAS J. BUCHANAN, JR., LT, USN
Thomas Buchanan, Jr. '43
Date of birth: August 7, 1920
Date of death: July 2, 1946
From the 1943 Lucky Bag:
Thomas was lost on July 2, 1946 when his F4U-4 Corsair crashed off the coast of Virginia while flying from NAS Norfolk. Another Corsair from the same squadron was lost on the same day.
He has a memory marker in Texas.