WILLIAM PASCHE, ENS, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

William Pasche '33

Date of birth: November 1, 1910

Date of death: August 29, 1933

Age: 22

Lucky Bag

From the 1933 Lucky Bag:


Biography

From the 1953 edition of the book "Double Three Roundup," published by the class of 1933:

Not receiving a commission on graduation Bill, was one of those who became an aviation cadet at Randolph Field, Texas. But shortly afterwards, on 29 August 1933, he was killed in an airplane crash, when the airplane in which he and an instructor were riding collided in the air with another plane while approaching the field for a landing.

Bill, who was not married, was survived by his mother, Mrs. Catherine Pasche, who is living in Cloverdale, Michigan.


Class of 1933

William is one of 38 members of the Class of 1933 in Memorial Hall.