Fitch, Aubrey Wray, ADM

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Admiral
Last Primary NEC
131X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Pilot
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1947-1947, Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV)/Under Secretary of the Navy (UNSECNAV)
Service Years
1906 - 1947
Admiral
Admiral

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Home State
Michigan
Michigan
Year of Birth
1883
 
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Date of Passing
May 22, 1978
 
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  1927-1927, USS Nevada (BB-36)

Lieutenant Commander

From Month/Year
- / 1927

To Month/Year
- / 1927

Unit
USS Nevada (BB-36) Unit Page

Rank
Lieutenant Commander

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Not Specified

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 USS Nevada (BB-36) Details

USS Nevada (BB-36)
Nevada Class Battleship: Displacement 27,500 Tons, Dimensions, 583' (oa) x 95' 3" x 29' 7" (Max). Armament 10 x 14"/45 21 x 5"/51, 2 x 21" tt. Armor, 13 1/2" Belt, 18" Triple Turrets, 16" Dual turrets, 3" Second (armor) Deck, 2 1/2" Third (splinter) Deck 16" Conning Tower. Machinery, 26,500 SHP; Geared Turbines, 2 screws. Speed, 20.5 Knots, Crew 864. Operational and Building Data: Laid down by Fore River, Shipbuilding, Quincy, MA., November 4, 1912. Launched July 11, 1914. Commissioned March 11, 1916. Decommissioned August 29, 1946. Stricken August 12, 1948. Fate: Target During Atomic Bomb Tests, Bikini Atoll, Marshall Islands. Sunk, off Oahu, July 31 1948, by Gunfire from Iowa BB-61 and 3 Heavy Cruisers.

Type
Surface Vessels

Existing/Disbanded
Decommissioned

Parent Unit
Nevada-class

Strength
Battleship

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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2008
   
   
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7 Members Also There at Same Time
USS Nevada (BB-36)

Moran, Henry, RADM, (1923-1953) Lieutenant Junior Grade
Loomis, F. Kent, RADM, (1925-1970) Ensign
Stormes, Max Clifford, CDR, (1924-1942) Ensign
Pierce, Edward, CPO, (1922-1951) Seaman 1st Class
Sarsfield, Eugene Sylvester, LCDR, (1922-1943) OFF Ensign
Nelson, Lawrence Adolphus, CTC, (1922-1941) GM GM-0000 Gunner's Mate 2nd Class
Burlingame, Archie, S1c, (1923-1943) RM RM-0000 Petty Officer Third Class

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