Last Primary NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Last Rating/NEC Group
1920-1921, Mare Island Naval Shipyard
1888 - 1921
Year of Birth 1867
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Michael Frederick, DK2
Beach, Sr., Edward, CAPT USN(Ret).
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Home Town Not Specified
Last Address Toledo
Date of Passing Dec 20, 1943
Location of Interment Not Specified
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Last Known ActivityAuthor of higly-acclaimed autobiography, From Annapolis to Scapa Flow.
Other Comments:Father of Edward L. Beach, Jr., a highly decorated submarine skipper in WWII and author of Run Silent, Run Deep.
From Month/Year - / 1912
To Month/Year - / 1916
Unit USS Vestal (AR-4) Unit Page
Rank Captain NEC Not Specified
Location Not Specified Country/State Not Specified
USS Vestal (AR-4) was a collier (or coal ship), later refitted as a fleet repair ship. The Vestal served between 1909 and 1946 in both World Wars I and II and received two battle stars for her World War II service.
Tender/ Repair Ship
Last Updated: Nov 16, 2008