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NH 64911 Rear Admiral John Adolphus Dahlgren, USN, circa 1863.

Rear Admiral John Adolphus Dahlgren, USN, circa 1863.
Title: Rear Admiral John Adolphus Dahlgren, USN, circa 1863.
Caption: He developed the famous Dahlgren Gun, perfected the Howitzers for shipboard use, organized the Naval Gun Factory, and twice served as Chief of the Bureau of Ordnance. Midshipman: February 1, 1826. Passed Midshipman: April 28, 1832. Lieutenant: March 8, 1837. Commander: September 14, 1855. Captain: July 16, 1862. Rear Admiral: February 7, 1863. Died: July 12, 1870.
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Catalog #: NH 64911
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Creator:
After this Year: 1860
Before this Year: 1869
Original Medium: BW Photo, Original
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