Earl English

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Rear Admiral Earl English, (18 February, 1824 – 16 July, 1893) served in the United States Navy.

Life & Career

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Christopher R. P. Rodgers
Captain of U.S.S. Iroquois
7 Jan, 1867[1] – 23 Apr, 1870
Succeeded by
Henry A. Adams, Jr.
Preceded by
Captain, Navy Yard, Portsmouth
before 1 Jul, 1878[2]
Succeeded by
Arthur R. Yates
Preceded by
Robert W. Shufeldt
Chief of Bureau of Equipment
1878 – 1884
Succeeded by
Winfield S. Schley
Preceded by
Charles H. Baldwin
Commanding European Squadron
c. Aug, 1884 – c. Jun, 1885
Succeeded by
Samuel R. Franklin


  1. Wikipedia.
  2. Register of Officers, July 1878. p. 146.