From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

William Snow '90

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: April 16, 1894

Age: unknown

Naval Academy Register

William Alanson Snow was admitted to the Naval Academy from Massachusetts on September 4, 1886.

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

Life & Loss

Unable to find many details about William's life or loss. He died onboard the cruiser Charleston while she was in Montevideo, Uruguay.

He was survived by his parents and a brother, and is buried in Wildwood Cemetery, Winchester, Massachusetts.

The Register of Alumni gives a slightly different date of death (April 12), but no other information.

Class of 1890

William is one of 2 members of the Class of 1890 in Memorial Hall.