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naval officer.

William Michael Crose, American naval officer. Served on Wheeling, Spanish-American War, 1898, Maryland, 1905-1908; Member Delta Tau Delta, Philippine Campaign medal; Club: Army and Navy (Washington).

Background

Crose, William Michael was born on February 8, 1867 in Greencastle, Indiana, United States. Son of John A. and Mary E. (Johnson) Crose.

Education

DePauw University, 1882-1884. Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1888.

Career

Ensign, July 1, 1890. Lieutenant junior grade, March 10, 1898. Lieutenant, March 3, 1899.

Lieutenant commander, July 1, 1905. Commander, October 15, 1909. Captain, July 1, 1914.

Membership

Served on Wheeling, Spanish-American War, 1898, Maryland, 1905-1908. Member Delta Tau Delta, Philippine Campaign medal. Club: Army and Navy (Washington).

Connections

Married Edith Wilson, of Cincinnati, O., March 6, 1895.

father:
John A. Crose

mother:
Mary E. (Johnson) Crose

spouse:
Edith Wilson