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Worked from scan of Lucky Bag at http://usnaluckybag71.blogspot.com/2012/07/fourth-batt.html . Missing [[ JAMES P. COLLINGS, LCDR, USN ]] — possible his entry is among several missing pages for 18th Company.
  
 
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Revision as of 16:09, 11 August 2016

Notes on entries

Found two sets of brothers:

USS Thresher:

Great resource http://www.ussthresher.com/ . Will be useful when populating some pre-1955 classes.

1940:

Unofficial names from https://www.usna.com/NC/History/ClassOf1940/KIA.htm

1955:

LAWRENCE K. LARZALERE, 1LT, USAF -- Not listed on '55 in memoriam page nor Lucky Bag
THOMAS H. O'BRIEN, CAPT, USAF -- Lucky Bag says "Thomas Edward O'Brien"
JOHN L. MCELROY, MAJ, USAF -- Not listed on '55 in memoriam page nor Lucky Bag
HARRY J. COATES, JR., MAJ, USAF -- Not listed on '55 in memoriam page nor Lucky Bag
ROY S. FERENCE -- Not listed on '55 in memoriam page nor Lucky Bag. Perhaps left before graduation; listed as 3/c in 1953 Lucky Bag. Also only name so far without rank or service – why?

ROBERT M. BALLINGER, CDR, USN -- Killed in North Korean-detonated explosion under DMZ in 1974. Is he listed as KIA?

Completed Lucky Bag picture insertion and service categories.

1956:

ROY W. BRUNER, JR., LTJG, USN -- didn't gradate? Listed in Lucky Bag under "those we left behind". Couldn't find anything via Google.
Completed Lucky Bag picture insertion and service categories.

1957:

Completed Lucky Bag picture insertion and service categories.

1958:

CHRISTOPHER B. WILHELMY, LT, USN -- Lucky Bag spells it "WILHEMY"
Completed Lucky Bag picture insertion and service categories.

1959:

CHARLES R. MARRON, LTJG, USN -- Lucky Bag has Charles F. Marron
RONALD R. OBENLAND, CAPT, USAF -- LB has "Roland"
Lucky Bag is organized alphabetical by state.
Completed Lucky Bag picture insertion and service categories.

1960:

JOSEPH A. DEMASI, MIDN, USN - no mention in LB; can't find anything else online or on 1960's class page
MYREL L. MAXON, LTJG, USN - Spelled Maxson in LB
ALEXANDER MCIVER, JR., CAPT, USAF -- left USNA in 1958
Completed Lucky Bag picture insertion and service categories.

1961:

RICHARD C. RUTHIEWICZ, LCDR, USN - Last name doesn't appear in Lucky Bag; not listed in index. Can't find any information via google. Is last name spelled correctly?
Pictures uploaded

1962:

Service and class categories applied. Lucky Bag pictures and related articles.

1963:

Lucky Bag pictures and bios. No related articles; Lucky Bag organized by battalion, and no pictures of company staff (commanders only). No common teammates.

Company information at usna63.org not applied for Related Articles yet.

Loss details and remembrances from usna63.org incorporated.

1964:

Service and class categories applied. Lucky Bag pictures and related articles.

1965:

PHILIP L. REED, CDR, USN - Lucky Bag and a book citing his loss spell Phillip with two Ls.

1966:

VICTOR P. BUCKELY, LT, USN -- LB has "Buckley". Left title as-is until verified, but all references and files are "Buckley".
LARRY V. CHMIEL, 2LT, USN -- "2LT, USN"?
JOHN W. DOHERTY, 2LT, USN -- "2LT, USN"?
CHARLES W.F. WARNER, 2LT, USN -- "2LT, USN"?
RAYMOND C. DALEY, 1LT, USN -- "1LT, USN"?
MICHAEL C. WUNSCH, CAPT, USN -- Was USMC, not USN.

Added Lucky Bag pictures and related articles.

1967:

MICHAEL J. SMITH, CDR, USN -- listed on NASA site as CAPT.
MICHAEL D. I. MORGAN, CAPT, USMC -- Second middle name is "Leach", not "I"

Completed Lucky Bag picture and related articles upload.

1968:

THOMAS H. YOUTZ, MIDN, USN -- not in LB
ROBERT P. VINCENT, LCDR, USN -- can't find him in LB

Completed Lucky Bag picture and Related Articles upload.

1969:

Completed Lucky Bag picture and Related Articles upload.

1970:

RICHARD L. THOMAS, 2LT, USAFR -- can't find him in LB; there is a Richard Alan Thomas, though
LOWELL F. VANWAGENEN, 1LT, USMC -- LB spells it repeatedly with a space: "Van Wagenen"
STEVEN A. HAZELRIGG, CDR, USN -- According to the Intruder Association's 2006 spring newsletter, he had been selected to Captain and was frocked posthumously. There is also a Navy award in his name: the Captain Steven A. Hazelrigg Memorial Award.

Completed Lucky Bag and related articles upload

1971:

Worked from scan of Lucky Bag at http://usnaluckybag71.blogspot.com/2012/07/fourth-batt.html . Missing JAMES P. COLLINGS, LCDR, USN — possible his entry is among several missing pages for 18th Company.

1972:

PHILLIP F. PALMATIER, JR., CDR, USN -- LB and Skyhawk Association have single L in Philip.

Still decent number of typos in the Lucky Bag write-ups. Lucky Bag portraits only; didn't search through volume 1 of Lucky Bag or look for teammates for related articles.

1974:

I think we have the full LB… but there's no biographies. There's almost no anything. Mostly page after page of pictures without captions; there's somehow pictures of graduation week. Unlike any other LB so far.

1975:

WILLIAM J. BECKER, LTJG, USN -- Can't find in LB
CHRISTOPHER D. ALLEMAND, CAPT, USMC -- Can't find in LB.
Decent number of OCR artifacts.

1988:

RAYMOND E. O'HARE, LCDR, USN -- doesn't appear to be a grad – left early? Commissioned via Harvard ROTC in '89.

Missing Lucky Bags

1942 – was one published or created? Class graduated 19 December 1941.

1907

1971, partial; page-by-page scan is available on a blogspot post.

1973, 1974, 1976 and following