Col Clement Dorsey Hebb

Col Clement Dorsey Hebb

Birth
Virginia, USA
Death 23 Jun 1897 (aged 68)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Plot R67 S19
Memorial ID 36197337 · View Source
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United States Marine Corps Commandant. He was born in Virginia but soon thereafter moved to California with his family where he was raised and received an appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy. He was a member of the graduating class of 1855 and subsequently received a commission as second lieutenant in 1856. He was a member of the Paraguay expedition of 1859 and served aboard the frigate Sumpter during the civil war. During his career he was commandant of the marine barracks at Gosport, Virginia, New York City, Washington D.C., Pensacola, Florida, Mare Island Navy Yard at San Francisco, California and the Navy Yard at Boston, Massachusetts. His final command was as Commandant of the Marine Corps from 1891 to 1892.


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  • Created by: DXA
  • Added: 22 Apr 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 36197337
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Col Clement Dorsey Hebb (10 Jul 1828–23 Jun 1897), Find a Grave Memorial no. 36197337, citing Congressional Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by DXA (contributor 46840396) .