Taylor, Edmund Battelle, VADM

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Last Rank
Vice Admiral
Last Primary NEC
00X-Unknown NOC/Designator
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1963-1966, 5th Naval District
Service Years
1925 - 1966
Vice Admiral
Vice Admiral

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Contact Info
Home Town
Chicago, IL
Last Address
Virginia Beach, VA

Date of Passing
Apr 30, 1973
Location of Interment
Woodlawn Memorial Gardens - Norfolk, Virginia
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 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
United States Navy Memorial
  2020, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page

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Command at Sea

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
US NavyUS Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)USS Leary (DD-158)Commander in Chief Pacific Fleet (CINCPACFLT)/Commander Pacific Fleet (COMPACFLT)
Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV)USS Salem (CA-139)Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)Under Secretary of the Navy (UNSECNAV), Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV)
Commander, US Fleet Forces Command (COMUSFLTFORCOM)
  1925-1926, USS New York (BB-34)
  1926-1926, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
  1927-1929, USS Wyoming (BB-32)
  1929-1931, USS Hatfield (DD-231)
  1931-1932, USS Leary (DD-158)
  1932-1935, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
  1935-1936, USS Philip (DD-76)
  1936-1937, USS Perry (DD-340)
  1937-1939, Commander Destroyers, Battle Force
  1939-1942, Bureau of Navigation
  1942-1942, USS Duncan (DD-485)
  1943-1944, USS Bennett (DD-473)
  1943-1944, USS Anthony (DD-515)
  1944-1944, USS Fullam (DD-474)
  1944-1946, Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV)
  1946-1948, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
  1948-1950, Commander in Chief Pacific Fleet (CINCPACFLT)/Commander Pacific Fleet (COMPACFLT)
  1950-1951, USS Salem (CA-139)
  1951-1951, Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)
  1951-1952, Under Secretary of the Navy (UNSECNAV), Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV)
  1958-1959, Commander, Destroyers, Atlantic Fleet, Commander, US Fleet Forces Command (COMUSFLTFORCOM)
  1963-1966, 5th Naval District
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1942 Guadalcanal Campaign (1942-42)/Battle of the Eastern Solomons
  1942-1942 Guadalcanal Campaign (1942-42)/Cape Esperance (Second Savo)
  1943-1943 Treasury-Bougainville Operation/Battle of Empress Augusta Bay
  1944-1944 Northern Solomon Islands Campaign (1943-44)/Battle of the Green Islands
  1944-1944 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/New Guinea Campaign (1943-44)
  1944-1944 Mariana and Palau Islands Campaign (1944)/Battle of Philippine Sea
  1944-1944 Mariana and Palau Islands Campaign (1944)/Battle of Saipan
  1950-1950 Deployment - Mediterranean (MED) Cruise '50
  1962-1962 Cold War Event - Cuban Blockade
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval Academy
  1921-1925, United States Naval Academy
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Jun 04, 1925, Commissioned as Ensign
  Jun 04, 1928, Promoted to Lieutenant Junior Grade
  Aug 01, 1934, Promoted to Lieutenant
  Jul 01, 1939, Promoted to Lieutenant Commander
  Aug 01, 1942, Promoted to Commander
  May 20, 1943, Promoted to Captain
  Sep 01, 1952, Promoted to Rear Admiral
  Dec 30, 1959, Promoted to Vice Admiral
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