FRANCIS GREGORY, PASSED MIDN, USN
Francis Gregory '46
Date of birth: unknown
Date of death: February 27, 1852
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.
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.