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 4/4/2020 Class of '59 database statistics are in this pop-up. And, as of
April 4, 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 4/3/2020
All dates shown are dates of SERVICE unless marked as DOD (date of death)
Beaufort National Cemetery, SC - Carl N. DANITSCHEK (11th Co.) DOD: Date_3/29/2020
Services TBA - Ragan T. PHILLIPS DOD: Date_3/26/2020
Services TBA - Frank A. ROESCHER (4th Co.) DOD: Date_3/13/2020
Services (USNA Annapolis) - Daniel M. TRUAX (6th Co.) Date_TBD
Services (USNA-Annapolis) - Shirley S. BILLINGS (wife of Thomas Billings 6th Co.) Date_TBD
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: 747 || Known Deceased: 398 || Active Duty Deaths: 40|
|Total Graduate Entries: 796 || Grads Assumed Living: 478 || Grads Known Deceased: 318|
Please email the Data Administrator, Pete Stout, if you have any questions, concerns, data presentation ideas, concerns or, most important, classmate updates.