George Hudson Fort, American naval officer. Decorated Navy Cross, Legion of Merit, Distinguished Service Medal; Order Orange Nassau with sword (Netherlands).
Fort, George Hudson was born on August 23, 1891 in Lumpkin, Georgia, United States. Son of George and Martha Rebecca (Carter) Fort.
Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy.
Carter. Commissioned ensign, United States Navy, 1912, advancing through the grades to rear admiral, 1942, later to vice admiral. Commandant 13th Naval District, Seattle, Washington, 1946-1948. Office of Secretary Navy and chairman general board, 1948-1951.