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Naval officer

Richard Stockton Field, American naval officer. Decorated Victory, Haitian, Mexican, Nicaragua campaign medals (United States); Commendatore of Order of Crown of Italy. Club: Chevy Chase.

Background

Field, Richard Stockton was born on June 9, 1890 in Pocahontas, Mississippi, United States. Son of doctor Robert and Belle (Daniel) F.

Education

Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1911. Graduated from the United States Naval War College, 1936.

Career

Commissioned ensign United States Navy, 1912, advanced through grades to commander, 1931, retired, 1937. Director bureau of Marine Inspection and Navigation, unites states department of Commerce, Washington, since 1937, With United States Coast Guard, 1942-— for duration of war. Promoted captain, United States Navy.

Membership

Club: Chevy Chase.

Connections

Married Mildred Fearn, October 15, 1913. Children: Richard Stockton, Fearn.

spouse:
Mildred Fearn

children:
Richard Stockton Field

Fearn Field