Craven, Thomas Tingey, VADM

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Last Rank
Vice Admiral
Primary Unit
1942-1946, New York State Maritime Academy (Faculty Staff)
Service Years
1896 - 1946
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Home Town
Last Address
Port Washington, NY

Date of Passing
Apr 05, 1950
Location of Interment
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Father - Craven, Henry Smith, LCDR
Grandfather - Craven, Thomas Tingey, RADM
Uncle - Craven, Charles Henderson, LCDR
Uncle - Craven, MacDonough, LT

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 Duty Stations
US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)NSY PortsmouthUS NavyUSS Solace (AH-2)
CNO - OPNAVNaval War College (Faculty Staff)Commander Naval Forces Europe/Commander Naval Forces Africa (COMNAVEUR/COMNAVAF)Commander, US Fleet Forces Command (COMUSFLTFORCOM)
NAS San DiegoUSS Maryland (BB-46)9th Naval DistrictNaval Station, Great Lakes, IL
Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV)USS Texas (BB-35)Commander in Chief Pacific Fleet (CINCPACFLT)/Commander Pacific Fleet (COMPACFLT)USS West Virginia (BB-48)
NSY Puget SoundNaval Education and Training Command (NETC) (Faculty Staff)
  1892-1896, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
  1901-1902, NSY Portsmouth
  1902-1902, USS St. Mary's (1844)
  1902-1902, USS St. Mary's (1844)
  1902-1903, USS Solace (AH-2)
  1903-1905, USS Solace (AH-2)
  1905-1907, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
  1907-1908, USS Kentucky (BB-6)
  1908-1909, USS Kentucky (BB-6)
  1910-1911, USS Connecticut (BB-18)
  1912-1914, Director of Naval Target Practice
  1914-1915, CNO - OPNAV
  1915-1916, Naval War College (Faculty Staff)
  1917-1918, USS Sacramento (PG-19)
  1918-1918, Commander Naval Forces Europe/Commander Naval Forces Africa (COMNAVEUR/COMNAVAF)/Commander, Naval Forces France
  1918-1919, Bureau of Navigation
  1919-1921, CNO - OPNAV
  1921-1923, Commander, US Fleet Forces Command (COMUSFLTFORCOM)/Commander, Destroyers, Atlantic Fleet
  1923-1925, NAS San Diego
  1925-1927, USS Maryland (BB-46)
  1927-1928, CNO - OPNAV
  1928-1929, 9th Naval District
  1928-1929, Naval Station, Great Lakes, IL
  1929-1931, Commander In Chief Asiatic Fleet/Commander Yangtze Patrol (ComYangPat)
  1931-1933, Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV)/Navy Budget Office (NCBO)
  1933-1934, Commander Battleship Division 1
  1933-1934, USS Texas (BB-35)
  1934-1935, Commander, Battleships, Battle Force
  1934-1935, USS West Virginia (BB-48)
  1934-1936, Commander Battle Ship Divisions Battle Fleet
  1936-1937, 13th Naval District
  1936-1937, NSY Puget Sound
  1942-1946, New York State Maritime Academy (Faculty Staff)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1898-1898 Spanish-American War
  1898-1898 Spanish-American War/Battle of Manila Bay
  1899-1902 Philippine-American War
  1900-1902 China Relief Expedition
  1907-1909 Cruise of the Great White Fleet
  1917-1918 World War I/Atlantic Convoy
  1917-1918 World War I
  1941-1945 World War II
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval AcademyNaval War College
  1892-1896, United States Naval Academy
  1915-1916, Naval War College
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