WILLIAM P. HOLMES, LTJG, USN
William Holmes '52
Date of birth: January 24, 1931
Date of death: July 18, 1956
From the 1952 Lucky Bag:
From Find A Grave:
Killed in a mid-air collision during a night dive bombing practice over the island of Stromboli while flying off USS Intrepid (CVA-11) as a member of Attack Squadron 85 (VA-85).
He is buried in Virginia.
He had a son, William, who drowned in 1958 at the family home of his stepfather.
His sister, Marian, married a 1953 graduate but died of polio in March 1956.