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Naval officer

Frank Edmund Beatty, American naval officer. Decorated Navy Cross, Navy Bronze Star, British Coronation Medal. Commander Order of Southern Cross (Brazil); 2 Legion of Merit, grand Commander Orange Nassau (with swords).

Background

Beatty, Frank Edmund was born on June 17, 1894 in Washington, District of Columbia. Son of Frank Edmund and Anne Meem (Peachy) Beatty.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1916. Bachelor of Science in Mech. Engineering, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1922.

Career

Commissioned ensign, United States Navy, 1916, advanced through grades to rear admiral, 1944. Aide to Secretary of Navy, 1941. Commander Aruba-Curacoa Area, 1944.

Membership

Clubs: Chevy Chase, Army and Navy (Washington).

Connections

Married Lucie Patricia Horton, October 2, 1918. Children: Frank J. Denis, Hugh Edmund.

father:
Frank Edmund Beatty

mother:
Anne Meem (Peachy) Beatty

spouse:
Lucie Patricia Horton

children:
Hugh Edmund Beatty

Frank J. Denis Beatty