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Naval officer

Dewitt Blamer, American naval officer.


Blamer, Dewitt was born on January 20, 1872 in Independence, Iowa, United States.


Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1891.


Ensign, July 1, 1893. Captain, Aug; navigator St. Louis, 1906-1908. Officer Milwaukee, 1908-1909.

Officer Wisconsin, 1911-1912. Chief of staff, destroyer force, Atlantic Fleet, 1916-1917. Chief of staff, cruiser and transport force, Atlantic Fleet, 1917-1919.

Chief of staff, Asiatic Fleet, 1919-1920.