Clinton Elgin Braine. Jr. Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1916.
1 son, Clinton Ellis. Commissioned ensign, United States Navy, 1916, and advanced through grades to rear admiral, 1945. Duty on battleship, 1916-1920.
On submarine, 1920-1930, staff and cruiser, 1930-1938. With Bureau of Ordnance, 1938-1941. Member mission to The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, 1941.
Commanded United States Ship Memphis, 1941-1942. Chief of staff 4th Fleet, 1942-1945. Commanding Naval Operating Base and Training Station, Newport, Rhode Island.
Office of Secretary of Navy, 1946-1949, retired 1949. Now assistant to president Crucible Steel Company of America.
Member mission to The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, 1941. Clubs: New York Yacht, St. Nicholas, Yale (New York City).
Married Miriam Maude Ellis, February 22, 1919.