WILLIAM H. BEYRER, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

William Beyrer '22

Date of birth: May 6, 1898

Date of death: November 8, 1925

Age: 27

Lucky Bag

From the 1922 Lucky Bag:


Loss

William was lost on November 8, 1925, when he was fatally injured in the crash of the plane he was piloting at Catmuera, Cuba. His passenger survived.

He earned his wings as naval aviator #3158 on August 15, 1924.

He was survived by his parents and a sister; he is buried in Nebraska.


Class of 1922

William is one of 27 members of the Class of 1922 on Virtual Memorial Hall.