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Naval officer

Charles Johnston Badger, American naval officer. member General Board until Feb.

Background

Badger, Charles Johnston was born on August 6, 1853 in Rockville, Maryland, United States. Son of Commodore Oscar Charles (United States Navy) and Margaret M. (Johnston) B.

Education

Appointed to the United States Naval Academy, at-large, by President Grant, 1869, graduate 1873.

Career

Promoted captain, July 1, 1907. Superintendent United States Naval Aead., 1907-1909. Commanding battleship Kansas, 1909-1911.

Promoted rear admiral, March 8, 1911. Retired by operation of law, August 6, 1915, but continued on active duty as member General Board until February 28, 1921. Home: Cleveland Park, Distric.

Membership

Member General Board until Feb.

Connections

Married Sophia J. Champlin, October 4, 1882.

father:
Commodore Oscar Charles Badger

spouse:
Sophia J. Champlin