The Class of 1959 website --established in 1997 by David Sullivan -- was one of the very first the Naval Academy published. Starting in 2015, the website was redone with continual plans to assure a fully functional, dynamic site in 2020. As of 8/28/2020 Class of '59 database statistics are in this pop-up. And, as of
August 28, 2020
, the updates and additions to this site are listed in this pop-up
most recent listed first. Note: Titles and text written in blue like this are links to a specific topic.
Additions or Updates 9/19/2020
Within 30 days after DOD dates, entries are removed from this bubble.
NOTE: Due to COVID-19, there will be NO full services at USNA in 2020
Death Announcement - John (Jack) KING (16th Co.) Date_ DOD: Date_8/26/2020
Family Service at USNA Columbarium - Ray E. LaVan (11nd Co.) Date_10/1/2020 at 11am
Service at USNA - Frank A. ROESCHER (4th Co.) Date_10/26/2020 at 1pm
Wife of Thomas Billings, 6th Co. -Shirley S. BILLINGS Date_4/7/2021 at 2pm
Services (USNA Annapolis) - Daniel M. TRUAX (6th Co.) Date_4/8/2021 at 10:30am
Services (USNA Annapolis) - William G. CLAUTICE (3rd Co.) Date_4/12/2021 at 2pm
Arlington National Cemetery - Donald SHELTON (9th Co.) Date_TBA
Services (USNA-Annapolis) - David P. DOELGER (8th Co.) Date_TBD
This interim site will be operational until the new Class of 1959 website is tested, reviewed and then approved by the Class Executive Committee.
The new site will be database driven, making it over time far less time consuming to maintain. Until the new comprehensive website is established, information maintained in the Transition interim site will include the following:
Minimal Information on this site...for now
|Current Overall '59 Data Base Count|
|Total: 1145 || Assumed Living: 732 || Known Deceased: 413 || Active Duty Deaths: 40|
|Total Graduate Entries: 796 || Grads Assumed Living: 468 || Grads Known Deceased: 328|
Please email the Data Administrator, Pete Stout, if you have any questions, concerns, data presentation ideas, concerns or, most important, classmate updates.