Thomas Ross Cooley Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1917.
Commissioned ensign United States Navy, 1917, advanced through grades to rear admiral, March 20, 1943. Served at sea and shore stations, Europe, Orient, Central and South American, United States. Member of faculty United States naval Academy, 1922-1924-27-29-37-40.
Commanding officer United States Ship Almaak, Washington and battleship division, 1941-1942, 44-47. Director, officer personnel, United States Navy Department, 1942-1944. Commander United States Naval Base, Newport, Rhode Island, since 1947.
Member of faculty United States naval Academy, 1922-1924-27-29-37-40. Served World Wars I and World War II. Member of the United States Naval Institute, United States Naval Academy Alumni Association.
Clubs: Army-Navy (Washington), Acme Gun, Pacific Fleet.
Married Adelaide Prescott Morris, April. Children: Adelaide Morris (Mistress Hal W. Smith), Mary Lawrence.