Joseph Lawrence HOOPER Edit Profile
Graduated from the high school, Battle Creek, Michigan, 1896. Studied law in office of Williams & Lockton, Battle Creek.
Command of United States Destroyer Fairfax during World War, after September 1, 1917. Shore duty, was in charge of Radio Division., Bureau of Engineering, Navy Department, 1915-1928. Was first Fleet Radio Officer, United States Navy, 1912-1914.
United States Fleet Radio Officer, 1923-1925. Technical Adv. to Federation Radio Commission, 1928. Since August 1928, Director of Naval Communications.
Delegate. to International Radio Technical Consultative Committee at the Hague, 1929.
Member: Artist Fellowship & Master of Arts. Royal Arch Mason; Commandery, Knight Templar. Shrine. Clubs: Masonic, Young Friends A. A. Shrine.
Married Leah L. Lucas, 1903 (died 1910).; married second, Gertrude J. Clark, September 15, 1923. Children: Marjorie F., Marion K.