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Gary Gretter '60

Date of birth: October 31, 1937

Date of death: July 6, 1968

Age: 30

Lucky Bag

From the 1960 Lucky Bag:


From USNA '60 Memorial Site:

Lt. Gary J. Gretter, USNR-R, died 6 July 1968 in an aircraft accident shortly after takeoff at the Naval Air Station, Dallas, TX. Memorial services were held at the NAS Chapel, with services and interment at Fargo, ND, his home town. Lt. Gretter, who was born in North Dakota, graduated from the Naval Academy in 1960. A naval aviator, he was attached to VF-701 and had been serving in the Naval Reserves following resignation from the Navy in June 1967. He was employed as a field engineer with Ling-Temco-Vought at Dallas. Among his survivors are his widow, Judith Ann, and a nine-month-old daughter, Christine Lynn, of Grand Prairie, TX, and his mother who lives in Fargo. Shipmate, September-October 1968

Gary is buried in North Dakota.

Class of 1960

Gary is one of 28 members of the Class of 1960 on Virtual Memorial Hall.

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