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The Tailhook Educational Foundation

2018 Scholarships

Zachary Kreiser

Zachary Kreiser

LCDR JOHN FARNSWORTH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Sponsored by

Mr. Donald Sherman

Awarded To

Zachary Kreiser

Norfolk, Virginia

Yale University

Scholarship Description

This scholarship is awarded in memory of LCDR John Farnsworth, a Naval Aviator who died January 2000 at age 66. John was born in Peoria, Illinois. He flew 200 combat missions from USS Kitty Hawk (CVA-63) over Vietnam. He left the Navy in 1975 to become an account executive with Hart Publishing in San Diego, California. Throughout his life he enjoyed playing banjo and led a 13-piece San Diego banjo band.