Eberle, Edward Walter
Born: Aug 17, 1864 AD
Died: 1929 AD, at 64 years of age.
1864 - Born on the 17th of August in Denton, Texas, U.S.A.
1881 - He entered the Naval Academy on the 28th of September.
1885 - He graduated the Naval Academy on the 5th of June.
1887 - He was promoted to ensign on the 1st of July.
- He began three years of duty in Fishing Commission steamer.
1890 - He received instruction in new developments in naval ordnance at the Washington Navy Yard.
1894 - He returned to the United States and reported for duty at the Naval Academy.
1896 - His commission as lieutenant, junior grade, arrived on the 12th June .
1899 - He was promoted as a lieutenant.
1899 - He returned to Annapolis to become aide to the superintendent of the Naval Academy.
1902 - He became aide to the commandant of the Navy Yard.
1904 - He won his commission as a lieutenant commander.
1908 - He was promoted to commander on the 15th of December.
1912 - He earned a captain's commission.
1913 - He attended the short course at the Naval War College.
1915 - He appointed as Superintendent of the Naval Academy on the 1st of September.
1919 - He left Annapolis on the 30th of January to command the battleship divisions of the Atlantic Fleet.
1921 - He took command of the Pacific Fleet on the 30th of June.
1923 - He became Chief of Naval Operations.
1928 - He served on the General Board until retired on 9th of August.
1929 - He died on the 23rd of July in Washington, D.C., U.S.A.
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