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NH 50691 Charles H. Davis, Rear Admiral, USN

Charles H. Davis, Rear Admiral, USN
Title: Charles H. Davis, Rear Admiral, USN
Caption: Made many valuable scientific contributions to the Navy, in which he served with distinction. From 1862 to 1865 he was Chief of the Bureau of Navigation. Later: Superintendent of Naval Observatory; Commander-in-Chief South Atlantic; and Commandant of the Norfolk Navy Yard. Three Navy ships bore his name.
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Catalog #: NH 50691
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