From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Lucky Bag

From the 1945 Lucky Bag:


Unable to find any information on Art's life or loss.

Concerned that he might not have been killed in action; there is another man with the exact same name who was commissioned into the Marines in 1943 via ROTC. Both men are from Rhode Island, too. He was killed in action in 1945. The ROTC graduate Lt Day is buried in Hawaii.

The only instance found in WWII casualty lists is of the ROTC graduate. (Mother's name is identical.)

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Conrad Grove, Jr. '45, Lloyd Wyatt, Jr. '45, Robert Billings '45, James Dawley, Jr. '45, Jack Flanagan '45, Alfred Sawyer '45, Richard Hodsdon '45, and John Horn '45 were also in 8th Company.

Class of 1945

Arthur is one of 58 members of the Class of 1945 in Memorial Hall.