Beach USN 710690 L-File

This prize is given to the U.S. Naval Academy midshipman who has demonstrated exceptional naval history scholarship during an academic year. Judging is conducted by Naval Academy history department faculty. Beginning in 2003, the Prize was named for recently deceased World War II submariner, noted author and long-time Naval Historical Foundation Board member Captain Edward L. Beach, Jr.


2021

Midshipman Bo Schrader

2020

Midshipman Joe Koch

2019

2018

Midshipman Ryan Menke

2017

Midshipman Patrick Leech

2016

Midshipman Luke Voss

2015

Midshipman Philip Youngberg & Midshipman Dana Petersen

2014

Midshipman Matthew Huffman

2013

Midshipman Daniel Ziminsky

2012

Midshipman Zachary Schwartz

2011

Midshipman Clarence Lambert

2010

Midshipman Matthew Hettiger

2009

Midshipman Joel Hammer

2008

2007

Midshipman Vanessa Solem

2006

Midshipman David Faherty

2005

Midshipman Seth Powell

2004

Midshipman James Van Nest

2003

Midshipman Matthew Bishop

2002

Midshipman Patrick Fernandes

2001

Midshipman Andrew Roy