Charles Johnston Badger
|Charles Johnston Badger|
August 6, 1853|
|Died||September 7, 1932(aged 79)|
|Place of burial||Arlington National Cemetery|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Navy|
|Years of service||1873–1921|
|Commands held||U.S. Atlantic Fleet|
World War I
|Awards||Navy Distinguished Service Medal|
Badger served in Cincinnati (C-7) during the Spanish–American War, and climaxed his career as Commander in Chief, Atlantic Fleet. He served as superintendent of the United States Naval Academy from 1907 to 1909.
He was awarded the Distinguished Service Medal for his contribution as chairman of the Navy General Board during World War I. Rear Admiral Badger died September 7, 1932 and is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
He was an hereditary member of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States.
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