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Naval officer

Thomas Cameron Walton, British naval officer. Served during Civ. War and Spanish-American War and at all the important naval stations.

Background

Walton, Thomas Cameron was born on May 31, 1838 in Cumberland, England. Son of Thomas and Ann (Watson) Walton.

Education

Came to America, 1847. Educated Toronto Academy and McGill University, Canada, 1860. Doctor of Medicine University of New York, 1862.

Career

Appointed assistant surgeon United States Navy, October 5, 1861. Advanced through the various grades and retired May 31, 1900, with rank of rear admiral.

Membership

Served during Civ. War and Spanish-American War and at all the important naval stations.

Connections

Married Kate Lane Lynch, February 1871.

father:
Thomas Walton

mother:
Ann (Watson) Walton

spouse:
Kate Lane Lynch