|Birth: ||Jun. 23, 1914|
San Bernardino County
|Death: ||Jan. 24, 1940|
Ensign E. E. Severns, USNR, was designated Naval Aviator #6049 in 1939. Entered active service via the pre-war Aviation Cadet (AVCAD) program.
Ensign Severns died when his SOC-1 scouting aircraft, operating from the light cruiser U.S.S. DEROIT (CL-8), crashed into the Pacific Ocean off the southern California coast during fleet exercises. Neither the aircraft nor Severns body were recovered.
s/o Edward A. and Sophia Severns.
Body lost at sea
Created by: Mike Weeks
Record added: Nov 05, 2010
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