In Recent Years
Recent important shrines and burials
From decorated admirals to mess stewards to blacksmiths to infants, the Cemetery and Columbarium hold the remains of a diverse array of individuals. Their lives tell the history of the US Navy and the Naval Academy. Click to view a map of the Cemetery indicating the locations of these notable monuments.
Rear Admiral Wilson F. Flagg (1938-2001) NA '61 and his wife, Darlene E. Flagg (1938-2001) were on American Airlines Flight 77 when it crashed into the Pentagon on September 11, 2001. RADM Flagg logged the most hours of any pilot on F-8 Crusader supersonic jets. Section 9