WALTER C. BLEKICKI, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Walter Blekicki '66

Date of birth: November 4, 1941

Date of death: December 14, 1973

Age: 32

Lucky Bag

From the 1966 Lucky Bag:


Loss

Walter was lost when his A-7B Corsair II crashed on December 14, 1973. He was operating from USS Oriskany and was a member of Attack Squadron (VA) 153.

Family

He was survived by his father, Walter, and his mother, Frances, who passed away in late 2016 at the age of 99. He was also survived by two brothers, John and Thomas.


Class of 1966

Walter is one of 36 members of the Class of 1966 in Memorial Hall.