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Capt Alexander Macomb
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Birth: Feb. 5, 1888
Death: Mar. 3, 1970
Bethesda
Montgomery County
Maryland, USA

Born at Fort Reno, Indian Territory which became part of the new state of OK in 1907, he was the 3rd son of Ella and Augustus Macomb. Alexander served as Naval Aide to President Hoover and retired as a Capt.USN in May 1946. The Collection of Rodgers Family Papers at the Library of Congress includes letters
"by, Alexander Macomb,a grandson of "Nannie" and John Macomb. . .of his life in the navy, mainly during peacetime."
In letters to his mother, Ella Chelle McKeldon Macomb, written during the period 1911-1932, he describes events, situations, duties, and persons encountered during a career that took him all over the world.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Augustus Canfield Macomb (1854 - 1932)
  Ella Chell McKelden Macomb (1857 - 1946)
 
 Spouse:
  Edna Wilson Macomb (1907 - 1996)*
 
 Sibling:
  John Gordon Macomb (1881 - 1946)*
  Alexander Macomb (1888 - 1970)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
CPT USN
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section I Site 1270-A N
 
Maintained by: Shirley Stanton
Originally Created by: Thom Painter
Record added: Jun 26, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38780013
Capt Alexander Macomb
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 Added: Jul. 13, 2009
 
 
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