Baldwin, Frank (1880-1959)
Born on November 19, 1880 in Pennington, New Jersey.
Commissioned in the Supply Corps in 1906. Served with U.S. Navy railway batteries at the Aisne-Marne and Meuse-Argonne offensives in World War I.
Graduated from the Naval War College in 1937. Officer in Charge of Naval Cost Inspection Service August 1941-June 1943, then Director until retired in December 1944. Rear Admiral in September 1942. Recalled to active duty as Director of the Cost Inspection Service 1944-1950. Retired again in June 1950. Died on October 19, 1959.
- United States Navy
- DATE OF BIRTH: 11/19/1880
- DATE OF DEATH: 10/19/1959
- BURIED AT: SECTION 3 SITE 1464
- ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
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