Henry D. Cooke, American naval officer, retired. Recipient Bronze Star medal. Member S.A.R.
Cooke, Henry D. was born on September 21, 1879 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Henry David and Anna Howell (Dodge) Cooke.
Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1903.
Midshipman United States Naval Academy, 1899. Became director physical training United States Naval Academy 1930, become commandant, 1931, retired. Commissioned rear admiral United States Navy, 1939, retired.