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Adm George Whelan Anderson, Jr
Birth: Dec. 15, 1906
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 1992
McLean
Fairfax County
Virginia, USA

United States Navy Admiral. He was Chief of Naval Operations from August 1,1961 to August 1,1963. He graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1927 and became an aviator in 1930. During World War II he saw combat on the aircraft carrier Yorktown. In 1958, he commanded Carrier Division 6 in the Mediterranean during the Lebanese crisis. He was the Chief of Naval Operations during the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962. He retired from the Navy in 1963 and was appointed Ambassador to Portugal, a post he held until 1966. (bio by: Bill Heneage) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Muriel Buttling Anderson (1911 - 1947)*
 
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Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 1, Lot 866
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Bill Heneage
Record added: Sep 23, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6797973
Adm George Whelan Anderson, Jr
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Adm George Whelan Anderson, Jr
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Adm George Whelan Anderson, Jr
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- Lazer
 Added: Dec. 15, 2013
Sir, Thank You sir for your service, this is coming from the 5 Miller brothers who also proudly served Our Country.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Dec. 12, 2013

- Doug Lind
 Added: Oct. 21, 2013
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