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Naval officer

Harold Raynsford Stark, American naval officer. Served on various ships and stations, 1903-1917.

Background

Stark, Harold Raynsford was born on November 12, 1880 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Benjamin Franklin and Mary Frances (Warner) Stark.

Education

Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1903.

Career

Katharine Rhoads (Mistress Harold Perot Gillespie). Commissioned ensign, United States Navy, February 2, 1905. Promoted through grades to admiral, August 1, 1939.

Membership

Served on various ships and stations, 1903-1917. Clubs: Army and Navy, Army and Navy Country, U. (Washington).

Connections

Married Katharine Adele Rhoads, July 24, 1907. Children: Mary (Mistress.

father:
Benjamin Franklin Stark

mother:
Mary Frances (Warner) Stark

spouse:
Katharine Adele Rhoads

child:
Mary (Mrs Stark