Dennis Hart Mahan

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Dennis Hart Mahan ( – ) served in the United States Navy.

Life & Career

Mahan was the son of officer-historian Alfred Thayer Mahan and was named for his grandfather, who was himself a military theorist and Professor at West Point.[1]

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Service Records

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Fernando P. Gilmore
Captain of U.S.S. Monadnock
3 Sep, 1902[2] – 26 Jul, 1904[Inference]
Succeeded by
Asher C. Baker
Preceded by
Clinton K. Curtis
Ordnance Officer, Navy Yard, Norfolk
2 Jan, 1905[3] – 14 Nov, 1907[Fact Check]
Succeeded by
Isaac K. Seymour
Preceded by
William H. Emory, Jr.
Captain of U.S.S. Indiana
10 Dec, 1906[4] – late 1907[5]
Succeeded by
John L. Sticht
Preceded by
Vincendon L. Cottman
Captain, Navy Yard, Puget Sound
2 Dec, 1907[6] – 1 Nov, 1909[7][Inference]
Succeeded by
Ashley H. Robertson


  1. Wikipedia article on Professor Dennis Hart Mahan.
  2. Register of Officers, 1904. p. 14.
  3. Register of Officers, 1906. p. 10.
  4. Register of Officers, 1907. p. 10.
  5. Register of Officers, 1908. p. 10.
  6. Register of Officers, 1909. p. 8.
  7. Register of Officers, 1911. p. 14.