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Grave of a Famous PersonAlfred Gustave Ward - Annapolis MD

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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

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

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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

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

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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

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Grave of a Famous PersonLouis McCoy Nulton - Annapolis MD

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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

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Grave of a Famous PersonCharles L. Melson - Annapolis MD

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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

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Grave of a Famous PersonHenry Hayes Lockwood - Annapolis MD

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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

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Grave of a Famous PersonHarris Laning - Annapolis MD

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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

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Grave of a Famous PersonHusband Edward Kimmel - Annapolis MD

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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

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Grave of a Famous PersonCharles Turner Joy - Annapolis MD

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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

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Grave of a Famous PersonEphraim Paul Holmes - Annapolis MD

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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

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

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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

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

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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

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

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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

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Grave of a Famous PersonAubrey Wray Fitch - Annapolis MD

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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

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam Barker Cushing - Annapolis MD

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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

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Grave of a Famous PersonArleigh Albert Burke - Annapolis MD

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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

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Joseph McGraw - Baltimore MD

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Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player and Manager. Nicknamed "Little Napoleon" and "Muggsy", he was a professional baseball player and manager. He made his major league debut as a third baseman with the American Association Baltimore Orioles.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/7/2020

last visited: 7/12/2020

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Grave of a Famous PersonAnton Weiskittel - Baltimore MD

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Businessman. A potbelly stove manufacturer and a Baltimore iron founder. His mausoleum was constructed of cast iron and painted silver in order to look like masonry. The unique structure was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1976.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/7/2020

last visited: 7/12/2020

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn F Wiessner - Baltimore MD

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There were already about 21 brewers in Baltimore when John F. Weissner, a Bavarian native, opened his brewery in 1863 on rural two acres on what is now Gay Street. It is said that Union soldiers passing through the area looked for free thirst quenchers.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/7/2020

last visited: 7/12/2020

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Grave of a Famous PersonBradley Tyler Johnson - Baltimore MD

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Civil War Confederate Brigadier General. Born in Frederick, Maryland, he was one of the most prominent Marylanders to cast his lot with the Confederacy. He spent the war's final months as commandant of the prison at Salisbury, North Carolina.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/7/2020

last visited: 7/12/2020

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Grave of a Famous PersonPaul Lindblad - Emerald Hills Memorial Park - Kennedale, TX

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Paul Lindblad played Major League Baseball from 1965 to 1978, primarily as a relief pitcher for the Oakland A's and Texas Rangers, with a stint with the New York Yankees at the end of his career.

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location: Texas

date approved: 7/7/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonHarry W. Gilmor - Baltimore MD

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Confederate Army Officer, Author. He reached the rank of Colonel in the Confederate Army commanding in the 1st Maryland Cavalry. He also served as the Baltimore Police Commissioner from 1874 to 1879.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/7/2020

last visited: 7/12/2020

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam Thompson Walters - Baltimore MD

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William Thompson Walters was an American businessman and art collector, whose collection formed the basis of the Walters Art Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/7/2020

last visited: 7/13/2020

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Grave of a Famous PersonMoses Sheppard - Baltimore MD

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Moses Sheppard was a Baltimore businessman, a Friend (Quaker), a philanthropist, and founder of the now Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Hospital.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/7/2020

last visited: 7/13/2020

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Grave of a Famous PersonAlbert Ritchie - Baltimore MD

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Served as Governor of Maryland from 1920 to 1935. Also served as Maryland State Attorney General from 1915 to 1919. Ritchie is the state's longest-serving governor, with almost 15 years of service.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/6/2020

last visited: 7/13/2020

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