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Morton Brownson15 DEC 1816 -- 30 MAY 1891avatar
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Willard H. Brownson

Rear Admiral Willard Herbert Brownson

Birth8 JUL 1845
 
Education1865
 
Annapolis, Naval Academy
Ship1865-1867USS Rhode Island, Midshipman
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Ship1867-1868USS Susquehanna, Ensign
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Ship1869-1870USS Dacotah, Master
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Ship1870-1871USS St Marys, Lieutenant
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Ship1871USS Ossipee (1861), Lieutenant
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Ship1875-1876USS Kearsarge, Lieutenant
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Ship1876-1878USS Tennessee (1865), Lieutenant
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Ship1881USC&GS Gedney, Lieutenant Commander
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Ship1881-1884USC&GS Blake, Lieutenant Commander
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Ship1884-1885USS Powhatan (1850), Lieutenant Commander
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Ship1889-1891USS Petrel (PG2), Lieutenant Commander
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Ship1893-1894USS Detroit (CL10), Commander
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Org.1895-1896 Commandant of Midshipmen
Ship1898USS Yankee, Commander
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USA Navy / Rear Admiral / Spanish American War
Flag of United States
Org.1902-1905
 
Annapolis, Naval Academy, PresidentAnnapolis, Naval Academy
Ship1902USS Alabama (BB8), Captain
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Org.1906-1907 Asiatic Fleet, Commander
ShipUSS Powhatan (1850), Lieutenant Commander
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Death16 MAR 1935
 
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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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  • USS Kearsarge
  • USS Ossipee (1861)
  • USS Powhatan (1850)
  • USS St Marys
  • USS Tennessee (1865)
  • USC&GS Blake
  • USC&GS Gedney
  • USS Susquehanna
 
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Sources
  1. Wikipedia
  2. Findagrave
  3. Book:Records of Living Officers of the US Navy, 1894; Website
    Source from: Ray Gurganus
  4. Website:Willard H. Brownson at wikipedia.org;
  1. Website:Dowling Family Genealogy;
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