Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks Within 100 km of N 38° 59.214 W 076° 29.364 [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
Grave of a Famous Person
Managed By: Icon Here FamousGravesGroup
Description:
Locations of the final resting places of famous individuals.
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 324 Page: 1 of 13 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Image for Aubrey Wray Fitch - Annapolis MDview gallery

here0 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonAubrey Wray Fitch - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

US Navy Admiral. He served as the Superintendent of the US Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland and held important aviation-related naval commands both at sea and on shore prior and during World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/8/2020

last visited: never

Image for Charles Turner Joy - Annapolis MDview gallery

NWNW0 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonCharles Turner Joy - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

Charles Turner Joy was an admiral of the United States Navy during World War II and the Korean War. During the last years of his career, he served as Superintendent of the Naval Academy. The destroyer USS Turner Joy (DD-951) was named for him.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/9/2020

last visited: never

Image for Alfred Gustave Ward - Annapolis MDview gallery

WW0 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonAlfred Gustave Ward - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

Admiral in the United States Navy. From 1965 to 1968, Ward was assigned as U.S. Military Representative, NATO Military Committee. During the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962, Ward, then commander of the Second Fleet and Strike Fleet, Atlantic.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/10/2020

last visited: never

Image for William Barker Cushing - Annapolis MDview gallery

NWNW0 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam Barker Cushing - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

Civil War Union Naval Office. He gained fame as one of the most daring Naval commanders of the Civil War. The Cushing family is the only military family to have a son buried at each of the two United States Military Academy cemeteries.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/8/2020

last visited: never

Image for James Lemuel Holloway, III - Annapolis MDview gallery

WW0 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonJames Lemuel Holloway, III - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

US Navy Four Star Admiral. In 1963 became the commanding officer of the carrier, U.S.S. Enterprise, the first Nuclear Attack Carrier. Chief of Naval Operation in 1974-1978

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/8/2020

last visited: never

Image for Joseph Mason “Bull” Reeves - Annapolis MDview gallery

WW0 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonJoseph Mason “Bull” Reeves - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

United States Navy Admiral. Nicknamed "Bull," he became known as the "Father of Carrier Aviation" for his role in integrating aircraft carriers into the US Navy Fleet as a major part of the Navy's attack capabilities.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/9/2020

last visited: never

Image for Harris Laning - Annapolis MDview gallery

WW0 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonHarris Laning - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

US Navy Four Star Admiral. He served as the captain of the U.S. rifle team which won the Gold Medal in Stockholm, Sweden at the 1912 Olympic Games. As Admiral he commanded Battle Force, U.S. Fleet, From April 1, 1935 to April 20, 1936.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/9/2020

last visited: never

Image for Henry Hayes Lockwood - Annapolis MDview gallery

NWNW0 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonHenry Hayes Lockwood - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

Lieutenant U.S. Army, Professor of Mathematics U.S. Navy 1841-99. Brigadier General U.S.V. 1861-65. One of the founders of the Naval Academy.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/9/2020

last visited: never

Image for James Lemuel Holloway, Jr - Annapolis MDview gallery

WW0 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonJames Lemuel Holloway, Jr - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

US Navy Admiral. Superintendent of the US Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland from 1947 to 1950, Chief of Naval Personnel from 1953 to 1957, and Commander in Chief of all US Navy forces in the eastern Atlantic and Mediterranean from 1957 to 1959.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/8/2020

last visited: never

Image for Husband Edward Kimmel - Annapolis MDview gallery

WW0.2 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonHusband Edward Kimmel - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

Four Star Admiral in the U.S. Navy. Commander-In-Chief, United States Fleet when Japan attacked Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/9/2020

last visited: never

Image for Arleigh Albert Burke - Annapolis MDview gallery

NN0.2 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonArleigh Albert Burke - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

He fought in 22 separate engagements in 1943, being credited with destroying one Japanese cruiser, nine destroyers, one submarine, several smaller ships, and approximately 30 aircraft. In 1955 he was appointed Office of Chief of Naval Operations.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/8/2020

last visited: never

Image for Elmo Russell Zumwalt, Jr - Annapolis MDview gallery

NWNW0.2 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonElmo Russell Zumwalt, Jr - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

Youngest Admiral in U.S. Naval history at age 49 and the youngest man ever to serve as Chief of Naval Operations. He initiated wide-ranging reforms in an effort to revitalize the Navy. He ordered the Navy to end racial and sexual discrimination.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/9/2020

last visited: never

Image for Louis McCoy Nulton - Annapolis MDview gallery

NN0.2 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonLouis McCoy Nulton - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

US Navy Admiral. He served as the superintendent of the U.S. Naval Academy from 1925 to 1928 and commander of the Battle Fleet from 1929 to 1930.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/9/2020

last visited: never

Image for Ernest Joseph King - Annapolis MDview gallery

NWNW0.2 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonErnest Joseph King - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

United States Naval Fleet Admiral. One of only 9 Officers to be awarded five stars during World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 6/2/2020

last visited: never

Image for Charles L. Melson - Annapolis MDview gallery

NN0.2 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonCharles L. Melson - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

US Navy Vice Admiral (3 Star). He served as the Superintendent of the US Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland and the 33rd president of the Naval War College at Newport, Rhode Island.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/9/2020

last visited: never

Image for Wilson Falor “Bud” Flagg - Annapolis MDview gallery

NWNW0.2 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonWilson Falor “Bud” Flagg - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

Rear Admiral Wilson F. Flagg. Naval Academy class of 1961 and his wife, Darlene Embree Flagg were on American Airlines Flight 77 when it crashed into the Pentagon on September 11, 2001. RADM Flagg had logged the most hours of any pilot on F-8 Crusader supersonic jets.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/8/2020

last visited: never

Image for Ephraim Paul Holmes - Annapolis MDview gallery

NN0.2 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonEphraim Paul Holmes - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

US Navy Four Star Admiral. He was Commander in Chief, Atlantic Command, NATO Commander in Chief, Western Atlantic and Supreme Allied Commander, Atlantic.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/9/2020

last visited: never

Image for Edmund Tyler Wooldridge - Annapolis MDview gallery

NN0.2 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonEdmund Tyler Wooldridge - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

US Navy Four Star Admiral. During World War II he commanded the battleship New Jersey in the Iwo Jima and Okinawa campaigns and in the first naval raid on Tokyo. Represented the Joint Chiefs of Staff on the National Security Council.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/10/2020

last visited: never

Image for John Paul jones - Annapolis, MDview gallery

SESE0.6 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Paul jones - Annapolis, MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

The Father of the American Navy is buried in Annapolis, Maryland. His crypt is located in the Chapel of the United States Naval Academy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/27/2011

last visited: 9/24/2014

Image for Thomas George Pratt - Annapolis MDview gallery

SWSW0.8 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonThomas George Pratt - Annapolis MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

U.S. Senator, Maryland Governor. Practiced law in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, in 1823. He was a member of the Maryland State House of Delegates (1832-35) Whig presidential elector in 1836. 27TH Governor of Maryland 1845-1848. U.S. Senator 1850-1857.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/6/2020

last visited: never

Image for Sir Robert Eden - Annapolis, MDview gallery

SS1 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonSir Robert Eden - Annapolis, MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

Grave of the last Royal Governor of Maryland. He's buried in the graveyard of St. Anne's.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Maryland

date approved: 5/21/2009

last visited: 9/26/2015

Image for Joseph Gans-Mount Auburn Cemetery - Baltimore MDview gallery

NWNW33 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonJoseph Gans-Mount Auburn Cemetery - Baltimore MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

World’s Lightweight Boxing Champion 1902-1904 1906-1908

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/6/2020

last visited: 7/12/2020

Image for John Stricker - Baltimore MDview gallery

NN35.6 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Stricker - Baltimore MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

The Battle of Baltimore, the heroic stand against British forces in September 1814, has long ranked among Baltimore's greatest achievements. Among the battle's many heroes was a 55-year-old Revolutionary War veteran of German descent named John Stricker.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 6/24/2020

last visited: 10/24/2020

Image for Samuel Smith - Baltimore MDview gallery

NN35.6 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonSamuel Smith - Baltimore MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

Samuel Smith, Lt. Col. U.S. Army American Revolution, Maj. Gen. U.S. Army War of 1812. A hero in two wars, Smith spent 40 years as a U.S. Congressman and Senator.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 6/24/2020

last visited: 10/24/2020

Image for James McHenry Irish-Born Founding Father - Baltimore MDview gallery

NN35.6 km

Log it!

Grave of a Famous PersonJames McHenry Irish-Born Founding Father - Baltimore MD

in Grave of a Famous Person

In 1787, McHenry signed the U.S. Constitution as a member of the Continental Congress from Maryland. He served as Secretary of War under presidents Washington and Adams, remaining a staunch Federalist until his death in 1816.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 6/24/2020

last visited: 8/1/2010

Total Records: 324 Page: 1 of 13 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)