WILLIAM M. YEAGER, LCDR, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

William Yeager '42

Date of birth: January 22, 1920

Date of death: March 10, 1954

Age: 34

Lucky Bag

From the 1942 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Unable to find any information on William's loss, though he is listed as having been involved in an aircraft accident. He is buried in Louisiana.

He was survived by his wife, who passed away in 2002 and is buried near him.

Family

One of his sons, William Martin Yeager, Jr., was engaged to be married in 1967. Another son's name was Daniel.


Class of 1942

William is one of 82 members of the Class of 1942 in Memorial Hall.