Lee, Willis Augustus, Jr., VADM

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Vice Admiral
Last Primary NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1945-1945, 111X, USS South Dakota (BB-57)
Service Years
1908 - 1945
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Order of the Square Rigger
Panama Canal
Vice Admiral
Vice Admiral

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Home State
Kentucky
Kentucky
Year of Birth
1888
 
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Last Address
Natlee

Date of Passing
Aug 25, 1945
 
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                                 U.S.S. Willis A. Lee (DL-4)

           

   
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  1913-1913, 110X, USS Idaho (BB-24)

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Unit
USS Idaho (BB-24) Unit Page

Rank
Ensign

NEC
110X-Unrestricted Line Officer - No Specialty Engagement

Location
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 USS Idaho (BB-24) Details

USS Idaho (BB-24)
Mississippi Class Battleship: Displacement 13,000 Tons, Dimensions, 382' 4" (oa) x 77' x 27' (Max). Armament 4 x 12"/45 8 x 8"/45, 8 x 7"/45 12 x 3"/50, 2 21" tt. Armor, 9" Belt, 12" Turrets, 3" Decks, 9" Conning Tower. Machinery, 10,000 HP; 2 vertical, triple expansion engines, 2 screws. Speed, 17 Knots, Crew 744. Operational and Building Data: Laid down by Cramp, Shipbuilding, Philadelphia, PA., May 12, 1904. Launched December 9, 1905. Commissioned April 1, 1908. Decommissioned July 30, 1914. Stricken July 30, 1914. Fate: Sold to Greece, July 30, 1914 & renamed Lemmos. Sunk by German bombers while moored in Salamis near Athens on April 10, 1941.

Type
Surface Vessels

Existing/Disbanded
Decommissioned

Parent Unit
Mississippi-class

Strength
Battleship

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Last Updated: Feb 23, 2008
   
   
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2 Members Also There at Same Time
USS Idaho (BB-24)

Scott, Norman, RADM, (1907-1942) OFF Ensign
Sayles, Charles, CPO Petty Officer First Class

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