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naval officer.

Joseph Strauss, American naval officer. member General Board, 1920; member General Board Sampson medal for Spanish-American War; Member Commn; member board on Safety and Salvage of Submarines, June 1928-Mar; member of board to pass upon the design for new battleships.

Background

Strauss, Joseph was born on November 16, 1861 in Mount Morris, New York, United States.

Career

Ensign, June, 1887; engaged in hydrog. Assistant aid for material, Navy Department, 1910-1912. Chief Bureau Ordnance, with rank of rear-admiral, Oct.

General Board, 1920; General Board Sampson medal for Spanish-American War.

Membership

Member General Board, 1920. Member General Board Sampson medal for Spanish-American War. Member Commn; member board on Safety and Salvage of Submarines, June 1928-Mar.

Member of board to pass upon the design for new battleships.