WALTER B. SHAW, JR., LT, USN
Walter Shaw, Jr. '54
Date of birth: September 1, 1931
Date of death: August 24, 1959
From the 1954 Lucky Bag:
From USS Independence:
Pilot of the First F8U-1 launched from USS Independence. Lost due to cold cat shot. Accident occurred during shakedown, 1959.
Walt was piloting F8U-1E #145465; the crash was August 24, 1959.