ALAN BARNETT, LCDR, USN
Alan Barnett '15
Date of birth: June 20, 1892
Date of death: March 5, 1930
From the 1915 Lucky Bag:
He has a memorial marker in Ohio.
From researcher Kathy Franz:
Alan had a 15-year career in the Navy with his last station being aboard USS New York. He became mentally exhausted from overwork and was being sent on USS Bainbridge to the Naval Hospital in Norfolk, Virginia, for treatment. He broke away from his guards and jumped overboard near Cape Maisi, Cuba.
His parents were John, a farmer and agricultural editor, and Esther. Alan was their only child.