|Death: ||Oct. 11, 1864|
Officers of the Continental and U.S. Navy and Marine Corps, 1775-1900 about William D Adair
Name: William D Adair
Rank Information: Acting Second Assistant Engineer, Acting First Assistant Engineer
Service Dates: 26 Dec 1861
Military Branch: US Navy Officers (1798-1900)
Death Date: 11 Oct 1864
Served aboard side wheel steamer USS Susquehanna
USS Susquehanna, a sidewheel steam frigate, was the first ship of the United States Navy to be named for a river which rises in Lake Otsego in central New York and flows across Pennsylvania and the northeast corner of Maryland to empty into the Chesapeake Bay.
Her keel was laid down by the New York Navy Yard in 1847. She was launched on 5 April 1850; and was commissioned on 24 December 1850, Captain John H. Aulick in command.
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This is my Great-Great Grandfather, William Dunlop Adair. Thanks for posting his military info.|
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