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Naval officer

Edward Hale Campbell, American naval officer. Club: Rainier (Seattle).

Background

Campbell, Edward Hale was born on October 4, 1872 in South Bend, Indiana, United States. Son of Myron and Abbie Johnson (Fifield) Campbell.

Education

Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1893.

Career

George Henry Strong, August 30, 1899. Children—Edward S., Georgiana. Ensign, July 1895; promoted through grades to judge advocate general of navy with rank of captain, 1907.

Captain 1918; service at Pacific, Asiatic, S. American and Atlantic stations. Chief of staff, commander Battle Force, Pacific Fleet, 1921. Commanding United States Ship Pennsylvania, 1922, Navy Yard, Mare Island, California, 1923-1924.

With Bureau of Navigation, Navy Department, Washington, District of Columbia, 1924-1925. Judge advocate general with the rank of rear admiral, 1925-1929. Commander Special Service Squadron, 1929-1930.

Commandant 13th Naval District and Puget Sound Navy Yard, Bremerton, Washington, 1931-1934. Commander Scouting Force, with rank of vice-admiral, 1934-1935. Commandant 12th Naval District, San Francisco, 1935-1936.

Retired, November 1, 1936.

Membership

Club: Rainier (Seattle).

Connections

Married Lilian, d.; children: Edward S., Georgiana.

father:
Myron Campbell

mother:
Abbie Johnson (Fifield) Campbell

spouse:
Lilian

children:
Edward S. Campbell

Georgiana Campbell