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Naval officer

Carl Theodore Vogelgesang, American naval officer. Served on Bancroft, Spanish-American War, 1898.

Background

Vogelgesang, Carl Theodore was born on January 11, 1869 in N. Branch, Calaveras County, California, United States. Son of Henry John and Anna (Vennigerholz) Vogelgesang.

Education

Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1890.

Career

Ensign, July 1, 1892. Lieutenant Junior grade, March 3, 1899. Promoted through grades to rear admiral, October 15, 1922.

Membership

Served on Bancroft, Spanish-American War, 1898.

Connections

Married Zenaide Stevens Shepard, December 27, 1899. Children: Shepard, Zenaide.

father:
Henry John Vogelgesang

mother:
Anna (Vennigerholz) Vogelgesang

spouse:
Zenaide Stevens Shepard

children:
Shepard Vogelgesang

Zenaide Vogelgesang