Glenn Grover Morgan



Age: 79


Summary: retired Navy sailor who became part of the worst naval disaster in American history with the sinking of the ill-fated USS Indianapolis on July 30, 1945 (only 317 sailors survived the ordeal, while more than 900 of their shipmates perished due to exposure, dehydration and starvation in shark-infested waters), but who became an active member of the USS Indianapolis Survivors Organization and frequently spoke about his experiences to local schoolchildren in later years.



Cause of Death: Natural causes


Born: October 14, 1923


Died: December 24, 2012


Location: Weatherford, Texas