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Naval officer

Charles Augustus Gove, Canadian naval officer. Served on all the principal stations, and 21 years and 6 months at sea; Mason. Commandant United States Naval Unit University of California, 1918.

Background

Gove, Charles Augustus was born on July 5, 1854 in Concord, N. H. Son of Colonel Jesse Augustus and Maria Louise (Sherburne) Gove.

Education

Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1876.

Career

Ensign, March 29, 1879. Promoted through grades to rear admiral, July 11, 1914.

Membership

Served on all the principal stations, and 21 years and 6 months at sea. Mason. Commandant United States Naval Unit University of California, 1918.

Connections

Married Minnie Webster, May 23, 1887.

father:
Colonel Jesse Augustus Gove

mother:
Maria Louise (Sherburne) Gove

spouse:
Minnie Webster