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Danenhower, John Wilson

Born: 1849 AD
Died: 1887 AD
Nationality: American
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1849 – John Wilson Danenhower, was born on the 30th of September in Chicago, Illinois.


1870 – He served in the European Squadron aboard both the Plymouth and the Juniata.


Assigned to the Portsmouth surveying party in the North Pacific.


1875 – Assigned to the U.S. Naval Observatory.


1879 – He attained the rank of master and then lieutenant.


1886 – Accepted appointment to the United States Naval Academy.


1887 – He died on 20th of April at United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland.