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Naval officer

Stephen Victor Graham, American naval officer. Decorated Distinguished Service Medal, World War I; special commendation Navy Department.

Background

Graham, Stephen Victor was born on March 4, 1874 in Michigan, United States. Son of Lester and Margaret (Smith) Graham.

Education

Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1894.

Career

Commissioned ensign, United States Navy, 1896, retired as captain, 1929. Commissioned rear admiral, retired, 1931. Served as naval attache, Vienna, Austria, 1914-1917.

Governor of America Samoa, 1927-1929.

Connections

Married Viola Jurgens, July 8, 1927.

father:
Lester Graham

mother:
Margaret (Smith) Graham

spouse:
Viola Jurgens