Stanton, Oscar Fitzalon, RADM

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Last Rank
Rear Admiral Upper Half
Primary Unit
1893-1894, North Atlantic Fleet, Commander, US Fleet Forces Command (COMUSFLTFORCOM)
Service Years
1850 - 1894
Rear Admiral Upper Half
Rear Admiral Upper Half

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
This Military Service Page was created/owned by Kent Weekly (SS/DSV) (DBF), EMCS to remember Stanton, Oscar Fitzalon, RADM USN(Ret).

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Contact Info
Home Town
Sag Harbor, NY
Last Address
New London, CT

Date of Passing
Jul 08, 1924
Location of Interment
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 Military Association Memberships
Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States (MOLLUS)
  1865, Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States (MOLLUS) - Assoc. Page

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Last Known Activity
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Admiral Stanton was returned to Active Duty during the Spanish American War as Commanding Officer Naval Station New London, CT

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USS Constitution
Sail Frigate: Built at Hartt's Shipyard, Boston, MA. Launched, 21 October 1797 Commissioned USS Constitution, 22 July 1798, Commodore Samuel Nicholson, in command Decommissioned and placed in ordinary, circa 1800, at Boston, MA. Recommissioned, 1803 Decommissioned in November 1807 Recommissioned in August 1809 Decommissioned and placed in ordinary in 1815, at Boston, MA. Recommissioned in May 1821 Decommissioned in 1830 Recommissioned in 1835 Decommissioned in 1851 Recommissioned in 1852 Decommissioned in 1855 Recommissioned in 1860 Decommissioned in 1871 Recommissioned in July 1877 Decommissioned in 1884 Renamed Old Constitution, 1 December 1917 Name restored, 24 July 1925 Recommissioned, 1 July 1931, Decommissioned, 8 June 1934 Recommissioned, 24 August 1940 Classified Miscellaneous Unclassified (IX-21), 8 January 1941 Classification IX withdrawn 2 September 1975 by order of the Secretary of the Navy On 28 October 2009 President Obama signed a law making USS Constitution the nation's "ship of state," in effect, a national flagship.

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8 Members Also There at Same Time
USS Constitution

Badger, Oscar, Cmdre, (1847-1885) Captain
Jewell, Theodore F., RADM, (1864-1904) Commander
ROHRER, Karl, RDML, (1865-1911) Lieutenant
Ward, Aaron, RADM, (1871-1913) Lieutenant
MURDOCK, Jos., RADM, (1870-1913) Lieutenant Junior Grade
Winslow, Cameron McRae, ADM, (1875-1919) Ensign
Williams, Henry, Carp., (1873-1896) WO WO Carpenter (WO)
Horton, James, PO1, (1868-1888) 000 Captain of the Tops Petty Officer - Captain of the Tops

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