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Naval officer

Henry Ellis Lackey, American naval officer. Decorated Sampson Medal, Navy Cross (United States); Spanish Order Naval Merit; Greek Order of Savior. Served as naval cadet, United States Ship New York, Spanish-American War; Club: Army and Navy (Washington). Deceased.*.

Background

Lackey, Henry Ellis was born on June 23, 1876 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Son of Oscar Hamilton and Clara Caroline (Stone) Lackey.

Education

Student Potomac Academy, Alexandria, Virginia, 1889-1893. Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1899.

Career

Served as naval cadet, United States Ship New York, Spanish-American War. Commissioned ensign, 1901, advanced through grades to rear admiral, 1932.

Membership

Served as naval cadet, United States Ship New York, Spanish-American War. Club: Army and Navy (Washington). Deceased.*.

Connections

Married Katherine Peck, July 20, 1901. Children: Anne Lockwood (Mistress.

father:
Oscar Hamilton Lackey

mother:
Clara Caroline (Stone) Lackey

spouse:
Katherine Peck

child:
Anne Lockwood (Mrs Lackey