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Commodore Horatio Bridge (USN) (1806 - 1893)

Commodore Horatio Bridge (1806—March 1893) was an officer of the United States Navy who, as Chief of the Bureau of Provisions, served for many years as head of the Navy's supply organization. ...

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James E. Bassett, Jr. (1912 - 1978)

) James E. Bassett, Jr. (1912 – September 24, 1978) was an American newspaper editor and author, most notably of the best-selling novel Harm's Way that was later adapted into a major motion pi...

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James Rollins Eubank MP (1915 - 2004)

There are several other pictures of my Uncle Jim under the Media Tab above, including one of his headstone at the Eternal Hills Memorial Park and Sanctuary in Oceanside, California. He was in the CMB S...

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Louis O. Coxe (1918 - 1993)

Louis Osborne Coxe (April 15, 1918 – May 25, 1993) was an American poet, playwright, essayist, and professor who was recognized by the Academy of American Poets for his "long, powerful, quiet ...

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Hugh Scott, U.S. Senator (1900 - 1994)

Hugh Doggett Scott, Jr. (November 11, 1900 – July 21, 1994) was an American lawyer and politician. A member of the Republican Party, he represented Pennsylvania in the U.S. House of Representa...

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Glenn Louis Blubaugh (1927 - 2007)

Glenn Blubaugh joined the United States Navy immediately upon graduation and served two years as an Aerographer's Mate Third Class, being stationed in Hawaii and French Frigate Shoals.

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Jeremiah Denton, U.S. Senator (1924 - 2014)

Jeremiah Andrew Denton, Jr. (July 15, 1924 – March 28, 2014) was a Rear Admiral and Naval Aviator in the United States Navy and, following his retirement from naval service, was a United State...

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Jerry D. Ogle (1930 - 2002)

Jerry served with the U S Navy from 1951 to 1955.

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Richard P. Ralston (1927 - 2008)

Dick enlisted in the United States Navy and served on the USS San Clemente in 1945 and 1946.

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Vance Hartke, U.S. Senator (1919 - 2003)

Rupert Vance Hartke (May 31, 1919 – July 27, 2003) was a Democratic United States Senator from Indiana from 1959 until 1977. Early life, education, military service Born at Stendal in Pike...

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Lt. James P. Lannon, Medal of Honor (1878 - 1953)

Citation For extraordinary heroism in battle, engagement of Vera Cruz, 22 April 1914. Lt. Lannon assisted a wounded man under heavy fire, and after returning to his battalion was himself desperately ...

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Charles L. Nordsiek, USN, Medal of Honor (1896 - 1937)

Citation On board the U.S.S. Florida, Nordsiek showed extraordinary heroism in the line of his profession during the seizure of Vera Cruz, Mexico, 21 and 22 April 1914. Charles Luers Nordsiek (...

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Richard Neal LaFever (1925 - 2004)

Richard served with the United States Navy for 3 ½ years in the South Pacific during WWII.

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Robert Hooker Gillett (1842 - 1865)

Robert Hooker Gillett joined the Union army, served as a Captain in the Antietam campaign, was invalided home sick, recovered, and joined the Navy. Assigned to the U.S.S. Gettysburg as a paymaster, R...

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Captain Donald M. Fairfax (USN) [Rear Admiral post Civil War] (1818 - 1894)

Donald MacNeil Fairfax (March 10, 1818 – January 10, 1894) was an officer in the United States Navy during the American Civil War. The son of George William Fairfax, and Isabella McNeill, gr...

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William Brewster Nickerson, LT/JG MP (1942 - 1966)

From the Military Times Hall of Valor: William Brewster Nickerson Date of birth: March 17, 1942 Date of death: MIA: April 22, 1966 Home of record: Stamford Connecticut Status: MIA AWA...

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Bob Canterbury (1931 - 2006)

Bob Canterbury was a Korean War Veteran of the United States Navy.

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Joseph E. Ledbetter (1927 - 2005)

Bud was a veteran of the United States Navy serving from 1944-1947 in the Pacific Theater of WWII.

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Thomas Mott Osborne (1859 - 1926)

Thomas Mott Osborne (September 23, 1859 – October 20, 1926) was an American prison administrator, prison reformer, industrialist and New York State political reformer. He was also known as "To...

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Martin L. Myers (Morton Meyerson) (1913 - 1989)

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Vereen M. Bell (1911 - 1944)

Vereen M. Bell (5 October 1911 – 26 October 1944) was an American novelist and naval officer, who was killed on active duty during World War II. Early life Born in Cairo, Georgia, he gradu...

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Lt. CDR Edward M Lea, USA (1837 - 1863)

Edward Lea was an 1855 graduate of the US Naval Academy and rose to the rank of Lt. Comdr. His father, Albert Lea (namesake of the Minnesota city) was a US Military Academy graduate and engineer. W...

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McClelland Barclay (1891 - 1943)

Ref: news illustration 1937 - impending nuptials - 3rd wife Virginia Moore. Ref: news article - married for 13 years to 1st wife Nancy "Nan" McClelland. Ref: 1920 US Census

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Theodore Cooper (1839 - 1919)

Theodore Cooper (1839 – August 24, 1919) was an American civil engineer. He may be best known as consulting engineer on the Quebec Bridge when it collapsed in 1907. Upon receiving a degree i...

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Robert Burnett Choate, Jr. (1924 - 2009)

. Robert Burnett Choate, Jr. (November 6, 1924 – May 3, 2009) was an American businessman, political activist, and self-described "citizen lobbyist" most famous for his work in consumer protec...

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Mason Sears (1899 - 1973)

Philip Mason Sears (born December 29, 1899 — December 13, 1973) was an American politician who served as a member of the Massachusetts General Court and the Chairman of the Massachusetts Repub...

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Donald Robert Crothers (1928 - 2014)

Donald served in the US Navy from 1949 - 1954, a sonar man on the USS Brownson which went to the South Pole with Admiral Byrd. He was a veteran of both WW II and the Korean Conflict for which he was ca...

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Forest William Cotter (1919 - 2014)

A U.S. Navy veteran, Forest served over two years during WWII. He was honorably discharged in 1945.

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Joyce Eileen Arrington (1921 - 2014)

Joyce worked as “Rosie the Riveter” at the Curtiss-Wright plant in Columbus until she joined the WAVES in 1942 and proudly served her country during WWII as a 1st Class Seaman. Joyce was ...

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Arthur Ronald Arrington (1921 - 2012)

Arthur joined the Navy and proudly served his country during WWII on the USS President Jackson in the Pacific Ocean.

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Melvin F. Huffman (1925 - 2014)

Melvin served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Read more: Melvin F. Huffman

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Lloyd R. Ebersole (1922 - 2009)

Lloyd served with the United States Navy during World War Two on board the submarines USS Barracuda and USS Tirante. Lloyd was a 40-year member of the Chester Masonic Lodge in Chesterville and was a ...

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William Dennis Weaver (1924 - 2006)

William Dennis Weaver[1] (June 4, 1924 – February 24, 2006) was an American actor, best known for his work in television, including his role as Matt Dillon's trusty helper Chester Goode on the l...

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William Hopper (1915 - 1970)

William Hopper, born DeWolf Hopper, Jr. (January 26, 1915 – March 6, 1970) was an American actor. Hopper was born in New York City, the only child of singer and comic stage actor DeWolf Hopper (...

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Alfred Oscar Morris (1914 - 2004)

Alfred O. Morris, age 90, of Columbus Road, Fredericktown passed away on Wednesday August 4, 2004 at Whispering Hills Care Center in Mount Vernon. He was born on February 18, 1914 in Ashland County to ...

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Robert S. Eberhardt (1925 - 2010)

Bob served with the United States Navy aboard submarines during World War Two.

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Ralph Emmet Daily (1923 - 2007)

Ralph was born July 19, 1923 in Eaton, Indiana to Charles and Louise (Daily) Dudelston and was adopted at an early age by his maternal grandparents Emmett and Dora (McCune) Daily. Ralph joined the Un...

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Dorothy Torgeson (deceased)

Along with her sister Bettie Jean, Dorothy enlisted in the US Navy during WW II, becoming the first pair of sisters in Naval history to enlist and serve their entire tour of duty together.

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Bettie Jean Jackson (1924 - 2007)

Along with her sister Dorothy, she enlisted in the US Navy during WW II, becoming the first pair of sisters in Naval history to enlist and serve their entire tour of duty together.

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William Lee Morey (1948 - 2014)

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Dr. Milton F. Parker (1926 - 1982)

Parker, Milton F., b. 03/18/1926, d. 11/16/1982, EN USN, Plot: 2 848, bur. 11/22/1982, * Notes San Antonio Express - San Antonio, Texas - Sep 9 1966 Text: "... and Mrs. James Dennis Parker were h...

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Lt. Arthur F. Anders (USN) (1903 - 2000)

Arthur F. Anders was an officer of the United States Navy gunboat Panay who took command despite serious wounds after Japanese warplanes attacked it on the Yangtze River in China in 1937. Lieutenant ...

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Joseph Israel (1777 - 1804)

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Brig. General George H. Torney, 21st Surgeon General of the U.S. Army (1850 - 1913)

Brigadier General George Henry Torney (June 1, 1850 – December 27, 1913) was a physician in the United States Navy and Army who served as the 21st Surgeon General of the United States Army. ...

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Rear Adm. Theodore P. Greene, USN MP (1809 - 1887)

Theodore Phinney Greene (July 4, 1809 - August 30, 1887), was a rear admiral of the United States Navy, who fought on the side of the Union during the American Civil War. He married October 17, 1849, M...

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Charles S. Houston (1913 - 2009)

Charles Snead Houston (August 24, 1913 – September 27, 2009) was an American physician, mountaineer, high-altitude investigator, inventor, author, film-maker, and former Peace Corps administra...

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Ralph Kiner MP (1922 - 2014)

Ralph McPherran Kiner (October 27, 1922 – February 6, 2014) was an American Major League Baseball player. An outfielder, Kiner played for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Chicago Cubs, and Cleveland Indi...

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Augustus W. Bennet (1897 - 1983)

Augustus Witschief Bennet (October 7, 1897 – June 5, 1983) was a United States Representative from New York. Born in New York City, he was a son of U.S. Representative William Stiles Bennet an...

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Vice Admiral Willis A. Lee, Jr (1888 - 1945)

Willis Augustus "Ching" Lee, Jr. (May 11, 1888 – August 25, 1945) was a Vice Admiral of the United States Navy during World War II. Lee commanded the American ships during the second night of ...

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Capt. Festus Finley Foster (1899 - 1945)

__________________ Sources Find A Grave Memorial# 56372400

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TE2-U.S. Navy, Agnes M. Winton (1912 - 1997)

Birth: Jun. 12, 1912 Death: Apr. 14, 1997 TE2, US NAVY Burial: San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery Santa Nella Village Merced County California, USA Plot: C-2, 0, 797 Edit Virtual Cemetery i...

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Commander. Gordon Harvey Winton, Jr. (1913 - 1997)

Gordon Harvey Jr. was born in California, the son of Gordon Harvey Winton and Mildred L. Stoddard. His wife, Agnes M. Mattson, was born in San Mateo, California on June 12, 1912. He was a retired Naval...

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Captain Cornelius M. Schoonmaker (1839 - 1889)

Cornelius M. Schoonmaker was born on 2 February 1839. He was appointed to the U.S. Naval Academy in September 1854 and, following graduation in June 1859, served for about two years off the African...

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Commander Dennis W. Mullan (1843 - 1928)

Dennis W. Mullan was born in Maryland, probably in the early 1840s. He was appointed to the U.S. Naval Academy from Kentucky in September 1860 and graduated in 1863, receiving the rank of Ensign in O...

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Rear Admiral Norman von Heldreich Farquhar (1840 - 1907)

Rear Admiral Norman von Heldreich Farquhar (11 April 1840 – 3 July 1907) was an officer in the United States Navy during the American Civil War. He is best known for commanding a naval squadro...

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Rear Admiral Lewis Ashfield Kimberly (1830 - 1902)

Rear Admiral Lewis Ashfield Kimberly (April 22, 1830 – January 28, 1902) was an officer in the United States Navy during the American Civil War and the years following. Biography Early lif...

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Sidney Weinberg (1891 - 1969)

Sidney James Weinberg (October 12, 1891 – July 23, 1969) was a long-time leader of the Wall Street firm Goldman Sachs, nicknamed “Mr. Wall Street” by The New York Times and "dire...

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Albert Hoyt Taylor (1879 - 1961)

Albert Hoyt Taylor (January 1, 1879 in Chicago, IL – December 11, 1961 in Los Angeles, CA.) was an American electrical engineer who made important early contributions to the development of rad...

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Vice Admiral Albert W. Grant (1856 - 1930)

Albert Weston Grant (April 14, 1856 – September 30, 1930) was an admiral of the United States Navy during World War I. Biography Grant was born on April 14, 1856 at East Benton, Maine. He ...

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Rear Admiral Hugo Osterhaus (1851 - 1927)

Hugo Osterhaus (15 June 1851, Belleville, Illinois – 11 June 1927, Castle Point, New York) was a Rear Admiral in the United States Navy. He was the son of Civil War Major General Peter J. Oste...

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Rear Admiral Charles D. Sigsbee MP (1845 - 1923)

United States Navy Admiral. He is best remembered for being the Captain of the USS Maine when it exploded in Havana Harbor on the evening of February 12, 1898, an act which triggered the Spanish-Americ...

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Admiral Walter C. Cowles (1853 - 1917)

Admiral Walter Cleveland Cowles (July 11, 1853 – November 27, 1917) was an admiral in the United States Navy. He served as commander in chief of the U.S. Pacific Fleet and commander in chief o...

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Rear Admiral John Hubbard (1849 - 1932)

) Rear Admiral John Hubbard (19 May 1849 - 30 May 1932) was an officer in the United States Navy. He fought in the Spanish-American War, played a prominent role in the independence of Panama from Col...

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Rear Admiral Charles Mitchell Thomas (1846 - 1908)

Charles Mitchell Thomas (October 1, 1846–July 3, 1908) was a rear admiral in the United States Navy who served for 47 years. He was briefly the Commander-in-Chief of the U.S. Atlantic Fleet wh...

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Rear Admiral Edward Simpson (1824 - 1888)

) Edward Simpson (March 3, 1824-December 1, 1888) served as an officer in the United States Navy during the Mexican-American War and the American Civil War, eventually attaining the rank of rear ad...

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Rear Admiral Charles Stillman Sperry (1847 - 1911)

Rear Admiral Charles Stillman Sperry (3 September 1847 – 1 February 1911) was an officer in the United States Navy. Born in Brooklyn, New York, Sperry graduated from the Naval Academy in 186...

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Rear Admiral Robley "Fighting Bob" Evans (1846 - 1912)

Robley Dunglison Evans (18 August 1846 – 3 January 1912) was born in Floyd County, Virginia served in the United States Navy from the American Civil War to the Spanish-American War, attaining ...

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Edward Woolsey Bacon (1843 - 1887)

Edward Woolsey Bacon (1843 – June 1887) was an American Congregational clergyman, as well as a sailor and a soldier. Biography Bacon was born in New Haven, Connecticut. He came from a fami...

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William Montgomery McGovern (1897 - 1964)

William Montgomery McGovern (September 28, 1897 – December 12, 1964) was an American adventurer, Northwestern University professor, anthropologist and journalist. He was possibly an inspiratio...

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Rear Admiral William Carleton Watts (1880 - 1956)

William Carleton Watts (February 18, 1880–January 5, 1956) was a rear admiral in the United States Navy, who served in the Spanish–American War, World War I, and World War II. Early l...

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Captain Duncan Ingraham (USN) (CSN) (1802 - 1891)

Duncan Nathaniel Ingraham (6 December 1802 – 16 October 1891) was an officer in the United States Navy who later served in the Confederate States Navy. U.S. Navy service A native of Ch...

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Lieutenant Commander John Irwin (USN) [Rear Admiral post Civil War] (1832 - 1901)

) Rear Admiral John Irwin (15 April 1832 - 28 July 1901) was an officer in the United States Navy. He participated in the African Slave Trade Patrol, fought in the American Civil War, and served as C...

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Lt. Commander Alexander S. MacKenzie (USN) (1842 - 1867)

Alexander Slidell MacKenzie (January 24, 1842 – June 13, 1867) was an officer in the United States Navy during the American Civil War. Biography Born in New York City, MacKenzie was appoin...

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John Henry Russell (USA) [Rear Admiral post Civil War] (1827 - 1897)

Rear Admiral John Henry Russell (4 July 1827 – 1 April 1897) was an officer of the United States Navy during the Mexican-American War and the American Civil War. Biography Russell was ...

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Captain French Forrest (CSN) (1796 - 1866)

French Forrest (1796 – December 22, 1866) was an American naval officer who served first in the United States Navy and later the Confederate States Navy. His combat experience prior to the Ame...

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Solomon Joseph Boyle, USA/USN MP (1839 - 1918)

Solomon Joseph Boyle , born 20 Sep 1839 in Cincinnati, OH. He was the son of Edward Boyle and Margaret Corrigan. He married Mary Elizabeth Korte 11 May 1869 in St Edwards Church, Cincinnati, OH. The ce...

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CDR Selim E. Woodworth (USN) (c.1815 - c.1871)

From Woodworth was born in New York City, the second son of poet and dramatist Samuel Woodworth. He was a descendant of colonial settler Walter Woodworth. At age twelve he set out with a rifle to cro...

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Commander William B. Cushing (USN) MP (1842 - 1874)

William Barker Cushing (4 November 1842 – 17 December 1874) was an officer in the United States Navy, best known for sinking the Confederate ironclad CSS Albemarle during a daring nighttime ra...

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Lt. George Mifflin Bache, Sr. (1811 - 1846)

George Mifflin Bache [Sr.] was a lieutenant in the Navy. His wife was Eliza (Patterson) Bache, daughter of Commodore Daniel Todd Patterson. One of his brothers-in-law was naval officer David Dixon Port...

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Commander George Mifflin Bache, Jr. (USN) (1840 - 1896)

George Mifflin Bache was born in Washington, D.C. on November 12, 1840, the son of George Mifflin Bache [Sr.], a lieutenant in the Navy, and Eliza (Patterson) Bache, daughter of Commodore Daniel Todd P...

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Rear Admiral Thomas H. Patterson (USN) (1820 - 1889)

Thomas Harmon Patterson (May 10, 1820 - April 9, 1889) was a rear admiral in the United States Navy. Early life and career Patterson was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, the second son of Commodor...

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Commander Samuel D. Greene (USN) (Executive Officer U.S.S. Monitor) (1839 - 1884)

Samuel Dana Greene (11 February 1839 – 11 December 1884) was an officer in the United States Navy during the American Civil War. Biography Greene was born in Cumberland, Maryland, son of f...

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Andrew Clark (c.1780 - 1813)

1. Andrew, b ca 1780 (Chase Charts, 1858), m Phebe Roach, 3 ch. Lost on board Privateer "Portsmouth", 1813 (Chase Charts, 1858). Links

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Jack Lemmon (1925 - 2001)

John Uhler "Jack" Lemmon III (February 8, 1925 – June 27, 2001) was an American actor and musician. He starred in more than 60 films, including Some Like It Hot, The Apartment, Mister Roberts ...

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Seaman Horatio Nelson Young (USN) (1845 - 1913)

Horatio Nelson Young (July 19, 1845 – July 3, 1913) was a United States Navy sailor who received the Medal of Honor for his actions on the USS Lehigh during the American Civil War. Biography...

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R. Adm. Joseph Smith (1790 - 1879)

A Commodore in the U.S. Navy, and Chief of the Bureau of Docks and Yards.

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Harry Gideon Cookston (1924 - 2009)

Birth: Aug. 16, 1924 Neligh Antelope County Nebraska, USA Death: Dec. 6, 2009 Tualatin Washington County Oregon, USA HARRY GIDEON COOKSTON Aug. 16, 1924 - Dec. 6, 2009 WOODBURN - Harry Gideon Coo...

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James “Bud” Walton MP (1921 - 1995)

James Lawrence “Bud” Walton (December 20, 1921 – March 21, 1995) was the brother of Sam Walton and cofounder of Wal-Mart. Early life James Lawrence Walton was born on Decembe...

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Gene Markey (1895 - 1980)

Eugene Willford "Gene" Markey (December 11, 1895–May 1, 1980) was an American author, producer, screenwriter, and highly decorated naval officer. Markey was born in Jackson, Michigan on Decemb...

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Vice Admiral Robert B. Pirie (1905 - 1990)

Robert Burns Pirie (18 April 1905 – 9 January 1990) was a vice admiral in the United States Navy. He was Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for air when he retired in 1962. Biography A nativ...

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Garrison Norton (1900 - 1995)

Garrison Norton (October 9, 1900 – September 9, 1995) was Assistant Secretary of the Navy (AIR) from 1956 to 1959. Biography Garrison Norton was born in Chicago, the son of Charles Dyer No...

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Frank J. Sprague ("Father of Electric Traction") MP (1857 - 1934)

Link to grave Frank Julian Sprague (July 25, 1857 in Milford, Connecticut - October 25, 1934) was an American naval officer and inventor who contributed to the development of the electric motor, el...

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Rear Admiral David W. Taylor (1864 - 1940)

Rear Admiral David Watson Taylor, USN (March 4, 1864 – July 28, 1940) was a naval architect and engineer of the United States Navy. He served during World War I as Chief Constructor of the Nav...

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George C. McGhee (1912 - 2005)

George Crews McGhee (March 10, 1912 – July 4, 2005) was an oilman and a career diplomat in the United States foreign service. Early life McGhee was born on March 10, 1912 in Waco, Texas, t...

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Hedley Williams Donovan (1914 - 1990)

Hedley Donovan (May 24, 1914 – August 13, 1990) was an editor in chief of Time Inc.. He became editor in chief starting 1964 till 1979 responsible for all publications of Time Inc., including ...

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Charles Roberts Ebersol (c.1916 - 2001)

Charles R. Ebersol was a chairman of the American Cancer Society. Mr. Ebersol was elected board chairman in 1971. He began with the society in 1946 as a door-to-door fund-raiser. In 1979, he won the ...

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Carl Maxie Brashear, BMCM (MDV) MP (1931 - 2006)

'Carl Maxie Brashear Born: 1/19/1931 to McDonal (Mack) and Gonzella Brasher in Tonieville, Ky. Died: 7/25/2006 at Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, Va. Carl had been married, then divorced, to thre...

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Rear Admiral Don P. Moon (1894 - 1944)

Don Pardee Moon (April 18, 1894 – August 5, 1944) was a Rear Admiral of the United States Navy, who fought in the invasion of Europe. He was born in Kokomo, Indiana, USA. He married and had ...

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Vice Admiral Morton L. Deyo (1887 - 1973)

Vice Admiral Morton Lyndholm Deyo (1 July 1887 – 10 November 1973) was an officer in the United States Navy, who was a naval gunfire support task force commander of World War II. Born on 1 J...

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Peter La Farge (1931 - 1965)

Peter La Farge (born Oliver Albee La Farge, April 30, 1931 - October 27, 1965) was a New York-based folksinger and songwriter of the 1950s and 1960s. He is known best for his affiliations with Bob Dy...

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