From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Francis Gregory '46

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: February 27, 1852

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

Life & Loss

Unable to find any details about Frank's life or loss, except that he died on February 27, 1852 in Norfolk, Virginia.

He was born in New York and appointed to the Naval Academy from Connecticut.


From the Naval History and Heritage Command:

Midshipman, 23 May, 1840. Passed Midshipman, 11 July, 1846. Died 27 February, 1852.

Memorial Hall Error

In Memorial Hall his first name is given as "Frank;" in the in the 1850 Officer Register and at the Naval History and Heritage Command it is "Francis." Also, he is listed as an Ensign; however, this rank did not exist until 1862.

Class of 1846

Francis is one of 13 members of the Class of 1846 on Virtual Memorial Hall.

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