LTJG John Jay Entstrasser

LTJG John Jay Entstrasser

Birth
Death 29 Mar 1954 (aged 26)
Virginia, USA
Burial East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Plot C, 622
Memorial ID 2666341 · View Source
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Graduated from the U. S. Naval Academy in the class of 1951. Designated a Naval Aviator and assigned to Attack Squadron 85 (VA-85), he stalled and crashed while practicing an "idiot loop" loft bombing maneuver in an A-1 Skyraider at the end of a several hour low level navigation training flight out of NAS Oceana, VA.


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LIEUTENANT (JG)
US NAVY
WORLD WAR II


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  • Maintained by: Jack Davison
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2666341
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for LTJG John Jay Entstrasser (4 Nov 1927–29 Mar 1954), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2666341, citing Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Jack Davison (contributor 47534141) .