Warner Ryerson Edsall, USN
|Born||4 May 1904||Hamburg, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA|
|Died||26 Mar 1953||(48)||USS Missouri BB-63|
Warship Commands listed for Warner Ryerson Edsall, USN
|USS S-34 (139)||Lt.||Submarine||May 1940||Apr 1941|
|USS Melvin (DD 680)||Lt.Cdr.||Destroyer||24 Nov 1943||10 Nov 1944|
Birth Date: 4 May 1904 Hamburg,Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Date of Death: 26 March 1953 on board of USS Missouri BB-63 (fatal Heart attack) while in Command of this ship. Buried at Arlington National Cemetary. U.S. Naval Academy Annapolis, Class of 1927.
Commands: Executive Officer USS Pompano (SS-181) 1938 - 1 Jul 1939 Acting C.O. USS Pompano (SS-181) 31 Jan 1939 - 3 Apr 1939 C.O. USS S-34 (SS-139) 31 May 1940 - 1 Apr 1941 C.O. USS Melvin (DD-680) 24 Nov 1943 - 1 Nov 1944.
Duty with Cruiser Division Thirteen (CruDiv 13) 1945 USS Missouri (BB-63) 4 September 1952 - 26 March 1953.
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