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The autobiography of Commodore Charles Morris, U.S. Navy

The autobiography of Commodore Charles Morris, U.S. Navy

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Published by A. Williams in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Morris, Charles, -- 1784-1856,
  • United States. -- Navy -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith portrait and explanatory notes.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 14894.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination111 p.
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13554399M
    OCLC/WorldCa11426391

    Accepting Commodore Charles Morris's resignation as member of the Board of Navy Commissioners. 2) DS dated 17 August Signs as testimony that the Chief Clerk's signature is valid. Circular forwards a certified copy of a medal presented to Stephen Decatur for his gallantry in the action with the British frigate Macedonian. (Medal not present.). Autobiography of Rear Admiral Charles Wilkes, U.S. Navy,

    Photo of Commodore Charles Morris by Southworth & Hawes, circa Born in Woodstock, Connecticut, in , Morris joined the Navy at the age of 15, during the Quasi-War with France. His Naval career spanned 57 years and marked many key points in U.S. Navy military history. Schroeder's interpretive biography restores Rodgers to his rightful place in history as the preeminent and most influential naval officer during America's Age of Sail. Between and , Rodgers fought with distinction in the Naval War with France, the Barbary War, and the War of He shaped the postwar development of the navy as president of the Board of Navy Commissioners from

      Commodore Charles Morris, USN (–) was a United States naval officer and administrator whose service extended through the first half of the 19th century. Biography. Morris was born in Woodstock, Connecticut, 26 July , and served in the Quasi-War with France, Barbary Wars, and War of Charles Theodore Dickeman was born in New York, New York, on Aug He attended Morris High School in New York City, and in was graduated from Cooper Union Institute of Technology, also in New York, with the degree of Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering.


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