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Naval officer

Thomas Greenhow Williams Settle, American naval officer. Served in war zone in United States Ship Martha Washington and United States Ship Sampson, 1918.

Background

Settle, Thomas Greenhow Williams was born on November 4, 1895 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Joseph Andrew and May Curtis (Williams) Settle.

Education

Graduate United States. Naval Academy, 1918, post grad.

Career

Ensign United States Navy, 1918, advanced through grades to vice admiral, 1954. Made ascent into stratosphere, November 20, 1933, attaining height of 61,237 feet.

Membership

Served in war zone in United States Ship Martha Washington and United States Ship Sampson, 1918.

Connections

father:
Joseph Andrew Settle

mother:
May Curtis (Williams) Settle