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Naval officer

Harold Percival Norton, American naval officer. Served at Elswick, England, as inspector machinery for the Albany, 1898-1900; member Board Inspection Shore Stations, Navy Department, 1912-1913; member Naval Examining Board, Washington, District of Columbia, July 28, 1913.

Background

Norton, Harold Percival was born on November 4, 1855 in New York, New York, United States. Son of Charles E., and Emily A. (Norton) Norton.

Education

Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1879.

Career

Promoted assistant engineer, June 10, 1881. Passed assistant engineer, October 12, 1891. Chief engineer, February 10, 1899.

Transferred to the line as Lieutenant, March 3, 1899. Lieutenant commander, October 26, 1901. Commander, October 10, 1906.

Captain, September 16, 1910. Rear admiral, July 1, 1918.

Membership

Served at Elswick, England, as inspector machinery for the Albany, 1898-1900. Member Board Inspection Shore Stations, Navy Department, 1912-1913. Member Naval Examining Board, Washington, District of Columbia, July 28, 1913.

Connections

Married Mistress.

father:
Charles E. Norton

mother:
Emily A. (Norton) Norton

spouse:
Mistress