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Edward Latimer Beach

Edward Latimer Beach, American writer, retired naval officer. Naval aide to the United States President, 1953-1957. Member Cosmos Club (Washington), Metropolitan Club (New York City).

Background

  • Beach, Edward Latimer was born on April 20, 1918 in New York City. Son of Edward Latimer and Alice (Fouché) Beach.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, United States Naval Academy, 1939. M.Internat. Affairs, George Washington University, 1963. Doctor of Science (honorary), American International University, 1961.

      Doctor of Laws (honorary), Bridgeport University, Connecticut, 1963.

    Career

    • Commissioned United States Navy, 1939, advanced through grades to captain, 1956, retired, 1966. Commander during 1st submerged circumnavigation of world United States Ship Triton, 1960. Professor United States Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island, 1967-1969.

      Secretary, staff director United States Sen. Republican Policy Committee, Washington, 1969-1977. Administrative assistant to Senator Jeremiah Denton, 1980-1981.

    Works

    Membership

    Naval aide to the United States President, 1953-1957. Member Cosmos Club (Washington), Metropolitan Club (New York City).

    Personality

    Interests

    Ship models, plumbing, electricity.

    Connections

    • Married Ingrid Schenck, June 4, 1944. Children: Inga, Edward A., Hugh S., Ingrid A.
    • father: Edward Latimer Beach
    • mother: Alice (Fouchu00e9) Beach
    • spouse: Ingrid Schenck
    • children: Inga Beach
    • Edward A. Beach
    • Hugh S. Beach
    • Ingrid A. Beach
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    Born April 20, 1918
    Died December 1, 2002
    (aged 84)
    Nationality
    • 1939
      United States Naval Academy
    • 1963
      George Washington University
    • 1961
      American International University
    • 1963
      Bridgeport University
    • 1939
      Commissioned United States Navy
    • 1956
      Commissioned United States Navy
    • 1960
      Commander during 1st submerged circumnavigation of world United States Ship Triton
    • 1967 - 1969
      professor, United States Naval War College
      Newport, United Kingdom
    • 1969 - 1977
      secretary, United States Sen. Republican Policy Committee
      Washington, United States
    • 1969 - 1977
      staff director, United States Sen. Republican Policy Committee
      Washington, United States
    • 1980 - 1981
      administrative assistant, to Senator Jeremiah Denton
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