From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Walter Constant '77

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: October 27, 1890

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

Naval Academy Register

Walter Maibee Constant was admitted to the Naval Academy from Indiana on June 13, 1873 at age 16 years 3 months.


Walter died of pneumonia on October 27, 1890 while serving aboard USS Omaha in Yokohama, Japan.

He is buried in Indiana.


From the Naval History and Heritage Command:

Cadet Midshipman, 13 June, 1873. Graduated 18 June, 1879. Ensign, 14 September, 1881. Lieutenant, Junior Grade, 1 July, 1888. Died 27 October, 1890.

Memorial Hall Error

Illness is not a criteria for inclusion in Memorial Hall.

Class of 1877

Walter is one of 4 members of the Class of 1877 in Memorial Hall.