WILLIAM L. GUICE, JR., LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

William Guice, Jr. '40

Date of birth: April 23, 1917

Date of death: November 13, 1942

Age: 25

Lucky Bag

From the 1940 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Billy was lost in USS Barton (DD 599) during the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal on November 13, 1942.

His parents were listed as next of kin.


Class of 1940

William is one of 89 members of the Class of 1940 in Memorial Hall.