Taussig Jr, Joseph Knefler, CAPT

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Captain
Primary Unit
1952-1954, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
Service Years
1941 - 1954
Captain
Captain

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Home State
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
Year of Birth
1920
 
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Home Town
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Last Address
Annapolis, MD

Date of Passing
Dec 14, 1999
 
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He was wounded in the leg during the attack on the USS Nevada and spent the next 5 years in Naval hospitals until having his leg amputated in 1946.
   
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His Grandfather Rear Admiral Edward Taussig: Taussig, Edward, RADM


His Father Vice Admiral Joseph Taussig: Taussig Sr., Joseph Knefler, VADM


   
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 Duty Stations
US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)US NavyBureau of Medicine (BUMED)
  1937-1941, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
  1941-1941, USS Nevada (BB-36)
  1941-1943, Bureau of Medicine (BUMED)/Naval Hospital (NAVHOSP)/Navy Regional Medical Center (NRMC)/Naval Medical Center (NAVMEDCEN)/Naval
  1943-1946, Bureau of Medicine (BUMED)/Naval Hospital (NAVHOSP)/Navy Regional Medical Center (NRMC)/Naval Medical Center (NAVMEDCEN)/Naval
  1952-1954, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1941 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Attack on Pearl Harbor
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval AcademyGeorge Washington University
  1937-1941, United States Naval Academy
  1947-1949, George Washington University
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