Laning, Harris, ADM

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Last Rank
Last Primary NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1936-1937, Pearl Harbor Naval Ship Yard
Service Years
1895 - 1937

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Date of Passing
Feb 02, 1941
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Last Known Activity
United States Naval Academy

 He served as captain of the U.S. rifle team which won the Gold Medal in Stockholm, Sweden, at the 1912 Olympic Games.

As captain of the Navy Rifle Team, 1907.

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                                              Adm Harris Laning

February 2, 1941. He was buried in the United States Naval Academy Cemetery.

                          Adm Harris Laning
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Command at Sea
Navy Rifleman Excellence in Competition Badge (Gold)National Trophy Match Rifleman Excellence in Competition (Gold)
Command Ashore

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)US Defense Attache Office  (USDAO), Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV)US NavyCOMCRUDESLANT
Naval War College (Staff)Pearl Harbor Naval Ship Yard
  1891-1895, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
  1899-1906, US Defense Attache Office (USDAO) Manila, Philippines
  1913-1914, USS Cassin (DD-43)
  1919-1919, COMCRUDESLANT
  1929-1932, Naval War College (Staff)
  1933-1935, Commander Cruiser Scouting Wing
  1935-1936, Commander Battle Fleet
  1936-1937, Pearl Harbor Naval Ship Yard
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1898-1898 Spanish-American War
  1899-1902 Philippine-American War/Second Philippine Insurrection
  1914-1914 US Occupation of Veracruz
  1917-1918 World War I
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval Academy
  1891-1895, United States Naval Academy
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