Lucien Young

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Admiral Lucien Young (31 March, 1852 – 2 October, 1912) served in the United States Navy.

Life & Career

Young entered the Navy on 21 June, 1869.[1] Young was advanced in seniority for his extraordinary heroism in the wreck of the Template:US-Huron, in 1877. Young had reached shore with another sailor and walked four miles to secure a line mortar from an unmanned station.

On 7 March, 1902, Young was appointed Lighthouse Inspector for the 9th District.[2]

See Also

Bibliography

Service Records

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of U.S.S. Hist
4 Jun, 1898[3]
Succeeded by
Charles T. Owens
Preceded by
Kossuth Niles
Captain of U.S.S. Bennington
9 Mar, 1904[4]
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
Lewis C. Hellner
Commandant, Navy Yard, Pensacola
15 Feb, 1910[5] – after 1 Jan, 1911[6]
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
Edward E. Hayden
Commandant, Naval Station, Key West
27 Oct, 1911[7] – after 1 Jan, 1912[8]
Succeeded by
Edward E. Hayden

Footnotes

  1. Register of Officers, 1904. pp. 14-15.
  2. Register of Officers, 1904. p. 14.
  3. List and Station, July 1898. p. 9.
  4. Register of Officers, 1905. p. 12.
  5. Register of Officers, 1911. p. 6.
  6. Register of Officers, 1911. p. 6.
  7. Register of Officers, 1912. p. 8.
  8. Register of Officers, 1912. p. 8.