LTJG William Harold Reddington

LTJG William Harold Reddington

Birth
Indiana, USA
Death 21 May 1928 (aged 26)
Hawaii, USA
Burial Body lost at sea
Memorial ID 51297434 · View Source
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Ensign W. H. Reddington, USN, was designated Naval Aviator #3283 in 1926. Graduated U.S. Naval Academy, Class of 1923.

Lt. (Junior Grade) Reddington was killed when his aircraft, just launched from the aircraft carrier USS LANGLEY (CV-1), nose-dived into the Pacific near the Hawaiian Islands. A search failed to find any trace. The radio-operator, in the back seat, managed to escape from the sinking aircraft, and was rescued.


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  • Created by: Mike Weeks
  • Added: 18 Apr 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 51297434
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for LTJG William Harold Reddington (13 Sep 1901–21 May 1928), Find A Grave Memorial no. 51297434, ; Maintained by Mike Weeks (contributor 47007652) Body lost at sea.