Caspar Frederick Goodrich (7 January 1847 – 26 January 1925) was an admiral of the United States Navy. Who served in the Spanish-American War. And World War I. Goodrich was born in Philadelphia. He was the son of William and Sarah A. He applied from Connecticut and was graduated from the United States Naval Academy. In 1864, he spent 2 years in Colorado. 3 years in Portsmouth. And 3 years at the Naval Academy. Between 1874 and 1881 he had duty on board the USS Tennessee. Followed by a tour at the Naval Torpedo Station, Newport, R. After serving as executive officer of Lancaster, flagship. For the European Squadron. And Inspector of Ordnance at the Washington Navy Yard. Goodrich became Officer in Charge of the Newport Torpedo Station in 1886. From 1891 until 1896, he commanded successively Jamestown. Before he spent a year as President of the Naval War College. Originating the Coast Signal Service. In 1898, he then served as director. During the Spanish-American War. In 1898, he commanded the USS St. And received the surrender of Manzanillo, Cuba. Following that city’s bombardment on 12 August. In the years following, Goodrich commanded Iowa. At sea and served as Commandant of the Philadelphia Navy Yard. (1900) and the Portsmouth Navy Yard. (1903) on land before his promotion to the rank of Rear Admiral 17 February 1904 and his appointment for 3 years as the Commander-in-Chief of the Pacific Squadron. After the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. After duty as commandant of the New York Navy Yard. 1907 to 1909, he retired 7 January 1909. Goodrich was a member of the Naval Order of the United States. And served as Commander of the New York Commandery from 1907 to 1908. In 1914 he was admitted as an honorary member of the Connecticut Society of the Cincinnati. Recalled to active duty in World War I. Admiral Goodrich served as officer-in-charge of the Pay Officers’ Material School at Princeton until 8 November 1919 when he again stepped down from active duty, ending a 50-year naval career. In 1873 he married Eleanor Milnor. They had a large house in Pomfret, Connecticut. He died in Princeton. In 1945, the destroyer. (DD-831) was named in honor of Goodrich and his son Lieutenant Caspar Goodrich. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Historical”. The seller is “rarebiblesandmore” and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos Islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam, Uruguay.
- Topic: Christianity, Bibles
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Subject: Religion & Spirituality
- Language: English
- Signed by: Caspar F Goodrich
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