From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Tremlet Toney '83

Date of birth: September 30, 1861

Date of death: December 29, 1884

Age: 23

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

Naval Academy Register

Tremlet Vivian Toney was admitted to the Naval Academy from Illinois on June 11, 1879 at age 17 years 8 months.


From Find A Grave:

He entered the school on June 11, 1879 and graduated from the Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland in 1883.

At the time Toney graduated, naval cadets (as they were then called) took a six-year course.

After completing four years at the Academy, they had to complete two years at sea. Tremlet died on his annual cruise with typhoid fever.

According to the writings of his brother, Luther, and information received from the Academy, Tremlet was a Naval Cadet serving on board the U.S.S. Trenton near Yokahama at the time of his death.

Class of 1883

Tremlet is one of 4 members of the Class of 1883 on Virtual Memorial Hall.