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 plans for a fully functional, dynamic site in 2023.  As of 9/23/2023 Class of '59 database statistics are in this pop-up with the memorial additions to this site listed here most recent listed first.

Additions or Updates 9/24/2023
Until services dates are cleared thru USNA, no dates for services are listed.
Within 45 days after DOD dates are received, entries are removed from this bubble.

US Naval Academy -- Bruce G. BROWN (8th) ServiceDate_2023-09-22
Announcement -- Marvin R. OSBURN (24th) DOD_2023-08-16
Announcement -- Matthew J. KELCH (1st) DOD_2023-07-21
As of 9/24/2023, there 398 Graduates Living and 398 Graduates deceased
***RSVP required. Check each classmate service information for specifics.
Classmates' spouse services shown in pink

New Executive Committee

Recent 1959 Classmate services
USNA Cemetery & Columbarium:  Find a Grave
Arlington National Cemetery Services on the Schedule
If Arlington service has already occurred: Find the Grave
Veterans Cemeteries Nationwide
Virtual Memorial Hall - great site detailing KIA & KIO back to 1846

Information on this site...for now

This interim site will be operational until the new Class of 1959 website is fully developed and tested. The new site will be database driven, making it over time far less time consuming to maintain.  Until the this new comprehensive website is established, information maintained in the interim site will include the following:

USNA 1959 Home Page
Questions about 2023 NAVY Football ticket information:
eMail Tom (Luke) Lukish
2023 Navy Football Schedule

Navy Football Year


Year || Season Results Win|Loss || Army-Navy winner

PLEASE submit ANY and ALL Updates for classmates' contact information, living or deceased, to the '59 Class Data Administrator at Updates

Current Overall '59 Data Base Count
Total: 1145 || Assumed Living: 633 || Known Deceased: 512 || Active Duty Deaths: 40
Graduate Entries: 796 || Grads Assumed Living: 398 || Grads Known Deceased: 398
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.