From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Vincent Sim '38

Date of birth: September 30, 1914

Date of death: May 6, 1946

Age: 31

Lucky Bag

From the 1938 Lucky Bag:

Life & Loss

Unable to find any information about Vincent's life or loss.

He is buried in California.

Wartime Service

Vincent served as a LT aboard USS Hoggatt Bay (CVE 75) at some point during the war.

Post-War Service

He is listed as the 83rd Naval Aviator to pilot a jet aircraft, doing so on February 21, 1946 at Patuxent Naval Air Station in a P-59B.

Class of 1938

Vincent is one of 69 members of the Class of 1938 in Memorial Hall.