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Naval officer

Charles Butler Mcvay, American naval officer. Served on Amphitrite, Spanish-American War, 1898; member General Board and budget officer. Navy Department, 1925-1929.

Background

Mcvay, Charles Butler was born on September 19, 1868 in Edgeworth, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles Butler and Annie Huntington (Jones) Mcvay.

Education

Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1890.

Career

Ensign, July 1, 1892. Navigator Hartford, 1905. Navigator Alabama, 1907-1908.

Chief of staff, Asiatic Fleet, 1912-1914. Assistant to bureau of Ordnance, Navy Department, 1914-1916. Chief of Ordnance, 1920-1923.

General Board and budget officer. General Board.

Membership

Served on Amphitrite, Spanish-American War, 1898. Member General Board and budget officer. Navy Department, 1925-1929.

Connections

father:
Charles Butler Mcvay

mother:
Annie Huntington (Jones) Mcvay