Lt. Colonel John A. Ellet (USA)

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John A. Ellet

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Death: Died
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Son of John Israel Ellet and Laura Ellet
Husband of Elizabeth K. Ellet
Father of Laura Ellet
Half brother of Charles Ellet; Richard S. Ellet and Thomas Carpenter Ellet

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About Lt. Colonel John A. Ellet (USA)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_A._Ellet

Lieutenant Colonel John A. Ellet (1838 – 1892) was an officer in the United States Army during the American Civil War. He was the nephew of Colonel Charles Ellet, Jr. and General Alfred W. Ellet.

He commanded the ironclad USS Lancaster until she sank in March 1863. He also commanded the Ram Fleet.

Namesakes

USS Ellet (DD-398), which was in service in 1939-46, was named in honor of John A. Ellet and other members of his family.

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Lt. Colonel John A. Ellet (USA)'s Timeline

1838
1838
1892
1892
Age 54
1936
April 13, 1936
Age 54
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States

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