WALTER D. RUPERT, JR., LT, USN
Walter Rupert, Jr. '43
Date of birth: November 2, 1920
Date of death: May 28, 1945
From the 1943 Lucky Bag:
Walter was lost on May 28, 1945 when USS Drexler (DD 741) was sunk by two kamikaze attacks. One hundred fifty seven other men were killed; fifty-two were wounded.
Memorial Hall Error
Walter is listed without "Jr." on the killed in action panel in the front of Memorial Hall.