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Adm George H. Cooper
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Birth: Jul. 27, 1821
Death: Nov. 17, 1891
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA

United States Navy Rear Admiral.

Commissioned Midshipman on August 4, 1837.

Promoted Passed Midshipman, June 29, 1843.

Promoted Master, October 11, 1850.

Promoted Lieutenant, May 8, 1851.

Promoted Commander, July 16, 1862.

Promoted Captain, December 2, 1867.

Commanded USS Colorado, Flagship of the United States Asiatic Fleet. In command of the Colorado during the June 1871 Marine Amphibious Landing in Korea.

Promoted Commodore, June 5, 1874.

Commander, Pensacola Navy Yard, 1875.

Commander, Brooklyn Navy Yard, May 1, 1880 to April 1, 1882.

Promoted Rear Admiral, November 15, 1881.

Commanded United States North Atlantic Squadron.
Placed on Retired List, July 27, 1884. 
 
Burial:
Green-Wood Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Section 166, Lot 28117
 
Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Aug 19, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95596476
Adm George H. Cooper
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Adm George H. Cooper
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Adm George H. Cooper
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