From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

William Bryson '29

Date of birth: August 9, 1905

Date of death: April 21, 1934

Age: 28

Lucky Bag

From the 1929 Lucky Bag:


William "died suddenly" on April 21, 1934, in the hospital in Key West, Florida. Unable to determine why he was in the hospital, though there is no indication that it was caused by any operational or training incident. He is buried in Illinois.

He was survived by his wife, mother, four sisters, and three brothers. One of his younger brothers who was killed in action in Italy as an Army 1st Lt.

Class of 1929

William is one of 29 members of the Class of 1929 on Virtual Memorial Hall.