Admiral Claude C. Bloch

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Claude Charles Bloch

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Birthplace: Cromwell, Ohio County, Kentucky, United States
Death: Died in Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States
Place of Burial: Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Adolf Abraham Bloch and Bellvina Pendleton Bloch
Husband of Augusta McCausland Kent
Father of Ethel Bloch
Brother of Oscar Edgeworth Bloch Sr.; Leo Bloch and Stella Bloch

Occupation: Admiral of US Navy
Managed by: Ruth Hedy Bloch
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About Admiral Claude C. Bloch

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Claude_C._Bloch

Claude Charles Bloch (July 12, 1878 – October 4, 1967) was a United States Navy admiral who served as Commander, Battle Force, U.S. Fleet (COMBATFOR) from 1937 to 1938; and Commander in Chief, U.S. Fleet (CINCUS) from 1938 to 1940.

Highest ranking Jewish officer in the Armed Forces until well after World War II

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Admiral Claude C. Bloch's Timeline

1878
July 13, 1878
Cromwell, Ohio County, Kentucky, United States
1904
March 4, 1904
Age 25
Louisville, KY, USA
1967
October 4, 1967
Age 89
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States
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Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, United States