George Ralph Marvell, American naval officer. Member eclipse expedition to Africa, 1889-1890; member and chairman General Board, 1932-1933.; Member S.R., Sojourners.; Mason.
Marvell, George Ralph was born on September 25, 1869 in Fall River, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Edward Tracy and Anna Congdon (Wilbur) Marvell.
Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1889.
1 son, George. Commissioned Lieutenant, United States Navy, March 3, 1899, and advanced through the grades to rear admiral, June 3, 1922. Vice admiral (temporary), November 21, 1930. Rear admiral, December 16, 1931.
Retired, October 1, 1933.
Member eclipse expedition to Africa, 1889-1890. Member and chairman General Board, 1932-1933. Member S.R., Sojourners.