Harry Ervin Yarnell Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1897. Graduated from Nava War College, 1915. Doctor of Engineering, Stevens Institute Technology, 1941.
Doctor of Laws, University California, 1941, Brown U., 1942, Clark University, 1942.
1903, Newport, Rhode Island Served, United States Ship Oregon, during Spanish-American War, 1897-1899, United States Ship Albay and Yorktown during Philippine Insurrection and Boxer Campaign, China, 1899-1902, Mexico, occupation of Vera Cruz, 1913-1916. Command, United States Ship Nashville on patrol duty, Gibraltar, 1917. Member Admiral Sims’ staff, London, 1918.
Command, Aircraft-carrier, Saratoga, 1927-1928. Chief, Bureau of Engineering, since 1928. Qualified as Naval Aviation Observer.
Gold Medallist, United States Naval Institute.
Served in United States Ship Oregon, Spanish-American War. Member technical staff American delegation Conference on Limitation of Armaments, London, 1930. Naval aviation observer.
Gold medalist United States Naval Institute. Member Society Navl Engineers. Member Council on Foreign Relations.
Clubs: Army and Navy Country (Washington).
Married Emily Carroll Thomas, September 15, 1903. Children: Ruth (wife of John Sylvester, United States Navy, deceased), Philip (officer United States Navy Reserve).