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Jeseph William Ludewig

Jeseph William Ludewig was American naval officer, educator. Awarded Legion of Merit combat order, (twice), Bronze Star (combat), Pacific and World World War II campaign medals, Nicaraguan campaign medal.

Background

  • Ludewig, Jeseph William was born on June 2, 1904 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Joseph Gottlieb and Louise (Zimmerman) Ludewig.

  • Education

    • Student, United States Naval Postgrad.

    Career

    • Ensign United States Navy, 1925, and advanced through grades to rear adm.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Minerva Lorraine Damon, May 12, 1928. Commissioned ensign United States Navy, 1925, and advanced through grades to rear admiral, 1947. Member of the United States Naval Institute, American Society Engineering Education, American Society Metals, Military Order World Wars, Phi Kappa Phi.

    Clubs: Army-Navy Country (Washington), Butler Country, University (Pittsburgh).

    Connections

    • father: Joseph Gottlieb Ludewig
    • mother: Louise (Zimmerman) Ludewig
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    Died March 17, 1958
    (aged 53)
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