Walter Atlee Edwards

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Lieutenant Commander Walter Atlee Edwards (8 November, 1886 – 15 January, 1928) served in the United States Navy and was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor.

Life & Career

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Service Records

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
David I. Hedrick
Captain of U.S.S. Walke
28 Jan, 1914 – 16 May, 1914
Succeeded by
Benyaurd B. Wygant
Preceded by
Captain of U.S.S. Paul Jones
10 May, 1921[1]
Succeeded by
Comfort B. Platt
Preceded by
Howard A. Flanigan
Captain of U.S.S. Bainbridge
Jun, 1922 – Sep, 1923
Succeeded by
Robert R. M. Emmet
Preceded by
Joseph F. Crowell, Jr.
Captain of U.S.S. Billingsley
15 Aug, 1927 – 15 Jan, 1928
Succeeded by
Calvin H. Cobb


  1. Register of Officers, 1922. pp. 36-37.