Vice Admiral Joseph K. Taussig

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Joseph Knefler Taussig

Birthplace: Newport, RI
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Rear Admiral Edward D. Taussig and Ellen Kneffler
Husband of Lulie Taussig and Lulia Augusta Johnston
Father of Captain Joseph K. Taussig, Jr.; Margaret Philip and Joseph Knefler Taussig, Jr., Capt., J.D.
Brother of Charles Taussig

Occupation: Vice Admiral in the US Navy
Managed by: Mila Rechcigl, Ph.D.
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About Vice Admiral Joseph K. Taussig

Joseph Knefler Taussig (30 August 1877 – 29 October 1947) was a highly decorated Vice Admiral in the United States Navy. He served in the Spanish–American War, Philippine–American War, China Relief Expedition, Cuban Pacification, World War I, Second Nicaraguan Campaign, and World War II.

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