Donald James Loosley

Donald James Loosley, 19, has received notification of his appointment to the United States Naval Academy.

A graduate of Ukiah high school Loosley is the son of Louis Loosley, manager of the Diamond Match Company here.

He will report to the academy July 7 for entrance into the 1951 class.

He was born in Oakland on August 30, 1931, and attended schools in Ukiah and Santa Rosa. He played football for the Ukiah high school, holding down the position of center.

As a hobby he collects jazz records.

Source: Ukiah News, June 28, 1951.

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