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naval officer.

Oscar Smith, American naval officer.

Background

Smith, Oscar was born on January 8, 1887 in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Oscar and Anna (Tubbs) Smith.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1908.

Career

1 daughter, Betty Gautier. Midshipman, United States Navy, 1904. Advanced through the grades to commodore, 1943.

Commanded special air task force, United States Fleet, 1943. Commodore United States Navy (temporary), chief of staff to commander in chief, United States Atlantic Fleet, September 17, 1945. Home: Virginia Beach, Virginia.

Connections

Married Louise Gautier, June 11, 1913.

father:
Oscar Smith

mother:
Anna (Tubbs) Smith

spouse:
Louise Gautier