USNA 1959 Home Page
'59 Website in Transition

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 11/03/2020 Class of '59 database statistics are in this pop-up.  And, as of November 3, 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 11/26/2020
All dates shown are dates of SERVICE unless marked as DOD (date of death)
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

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
Services (USNA-Annapolis) - Hugh W. RHODES (23rd Co.)  Date_TBD


For all '59 Grads and Non-grads at Complete Class List
Virtual Memorial Hall - great site detailing KIA & KIO back to 1846 !


Minimal Information on this site...for now

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:

USNA 1959 Home Page
Questions about 2020 NAVY Football ticket information: eMail Charlie Dobbs
2020 Navy Football 2020 Final Schedule pop-up
2019 Results 2018 Results 2017 Results
  • Class Directory & Complete Class List
  • Class Executive Committee & Class Company Reps
  • '59 Memorials
    • by Last Name, Company, Deceased Date
  • 59th & 55th & 50th Reunion Attendees
    • by Last Name, Company, Registration type
  • Lost Graduates and lost Non-Grads - HELP locate!
  • Simple Site Map
  • Photos from Social Events
PLEASE submit ANY and ALL Updates for classmates' contact information, living or deceased status, to the '59 Class Data Administrator to Updates


Current Overall '59 Data Base Count
Total: 1145 || Assumed Living: 723 || Known Deceased: 422 || Active Duty Deaths: 40
Total Graduate Entries: 796 || Grads Assumed Living: 462 || Grads Known Deceased: 334
Key Demographic Data

Please email the Data Administrator, Pete Stout, if you have any questions, concerns, data presentation ideas, concerns or, most important, classmate updates.