WILLIAM S. ARTHUR, LTJG, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

William Arthur '29

Date of birth: February 21, 1907

Date of death: December 12, 1933

Age: 26

Lucky Bag

From the 1929 Lucky Bag:

Loss

From Naval History and Heritage Command:

F11C-2 from VF-1B on board USS Saratoga (CV-3) crashed three miles west of La Jolla, Calif., killing Lt. (jg) William S. Arthur. 12 December 1933.

He was survived by his parents and has a memory marker in North Dakota.


Class of 1929

William is one of 29 members of the Class of 1929 in Memorial Hall.