WILLIAM E. T. NEUMANN, MIDN, USN
William Neumann '03
Date of birth: August 27, 1881
Date of death: April 13, 1904
From the 1903 Lucky Bag:
William was lost on April 13, 1904 when the port 12" gun in the aft turret aboard Missouri (Battleship No. 11) flared backwards, ignited three propellant charges, and started a fire. Thirty-five others were also lost.