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Naval officer

George Augustus Lung, American naval officer. Served with Sampson’s squadron during war in Cuba.

Background

Lung, George Augustus was born on December 21, 1862 in Canandaigua, New York, United States. Son of Review A. H. and Catherine (Deck) Lung.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Rochester, 1883, A.M., 1891. Doctor of Medicine University of Pennsylvania, 1886.

Career

Appointed assistant surgeon United States Navy, August 18, 1888. Passed assistant surgeon, August 18, 1892. Surgeon, November 1900.

Rank of lieutenant commander, April 9, 1908. Medical director, June 1917.

Membership

Served with Sampson’s squadron during war in Cuba.

Connections

Married Helen Van Courtland de Peyster, April.

father:
Review A. H. Lung

mother:
Catherine (Deck) Lung

spouse:
Helen Van Courtland de Peyster