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Willard H. Brownson

Rear Admiral Willard Herbert Brownson

Birth8 JUL 1845
 
Educ.1865
 
Annapolis, Naval Academy
Navy1865-1867USS Rhode Island (1860), Midshipman
Ship
Navy1867-1868USS Susquehanna (1850), Ensign
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Navy1869-1870USS Dacotah, Master
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Navy1870-1871USS St Marys (1844), Lieutenant
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Navy1871USS Ossipee (1861), Lieutenant
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Navy1875-1876USS Kearsarge (1861), Lieutenant
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Navy1876-1878USS Tennessee (1865), Lieutenant
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Navy1881USC&GS Gedney, Lt Commander
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Navy1881-1884USC&GS Blake, Lt Commander
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Navy1884-1885USS Powhatan (1850), Lt Commander
Ship
Org.1885-1889
Navy1889-1891USS Petrel (PG2), Lt Commander
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Navy18927 USS Dolphin (PG24), Commander
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Navy1893-1894USS Detroit (C10), Commander
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Navy1895-18966
 
MD, Anne Arundel Co, Annapolis, Naval Academy, Commander
Org.1895-1896
Navy1898USS Yankee (1892), Commander
Ship
Military
 
USA Navy / Rear Admiral / Spanish American War
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Org.1900
Navy1902USS Alabama (BB8), Captain
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Org.1902-1905
 
Annapolis, Naval Academy, PresidentAnnapolis, Naval Academy
Navy1902-19056
 
MD, Anne Arundel Co, Annapolis, Naval Academy, Rear Admiral
Org.1906-1907
Org.1921DC, Childrens Hospital, pres, Admiral
NavyUSS Powhatan (1850), Lt Commander
Ship
Death16 MAR 1935
 
Grave
 
Aged: 89.7 years
ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
1+

Caroline Robinson 

10 NOV 1884DEC 1982  DC, Washington Thomas Charles Hart 
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ments
  • USS Kearsarge (1861)
  • USS Ossipee (1861)
  • USS Powhatan (1850)
  • USS St Marys (1844)
  • USS Tennessee (1865)
  • USC&GS Blake
  • USC&GS Gedney
  • USS Susquehanna (1850)
  • USS Rhode Island (1860)
  • Annapolis, Naval Academy
 
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Sources
  1. Wikipedia
  2. Findagrave
  3. Book: Washington City Directory, 1921;
    Source from: Ray Gurganus
  4. Book: Register of the commission and warrant officers of the Navy, 1900;
    Source from: Ray Gurganus
  5. Book: Records of Living Officers of the US Navy, 1894;
    Source from: Ray Gurganus
  6. Website: Dreadnaught Project;
    Source from: Ray Gurganus
  7. Website: NavSource Naval History;
    Source from: Ray Gurganus
  8. Website: Willard H. Brownson at wikipedia.org;
  1. Website: Dowling Family Genealogy;
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