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Naval officer

Randolph Kidder Breese, American naval officer.

Background

Breese, Randolph Kidder was born on April 14, 1831 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

Career

Assigned to duty in Portsmouth on African coast, 1860, then stationed in ship San Jacinto until 1861. Assigned to command mortar flotilla to help open Mississippi River, 1861. Assistant supt; captain, 1874.