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Naval officer

Samuel Murray Robinson, American naval officer. Decorated Distinguished Service Medal; Order British Empire; Officer de l’Ordre de la Couroune (Belgium); Order Southern Cross (Brazil). Served 11 years at sea; Member American Society Naval Engineers, United States Naval Institute; member Society of Mech. Engineers.

Background

Robinson, Samuel Murray was born on August 13, 1882 in Eulogy, Texas, United States. Son of Michael and Susan Sinai (Linebarger) Robinson.

Education

Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1903. Post graduate in electrical engineering. Honorary Doctor Science, Union College, Schenectady, New York.

Doctor of Engineering, Stevens Institute, Hoboken, New Jersey.

Career

United States Navy), Murray.

Membership

Served 11 years at sea. Member American Society Naval Engineers, United States Naval Institute. Member Society of Mech.

Engineers; Clubs: University (Washington, District of Columbia).

Connections

Married Emma Mary Burnham, March 1, 1909. Children: James Burnham (commander.

father:
Michael Robinson

mother:
Susan Sinai (Linebarger) Robinson

spouse:
Emma Mary Burnham

child:
James Burnham (commander Robinson