Casey and Davey Jones Join Forces

Cutler, Thomas J.
January 2010
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jan2010, Vol. 136 Issue 1, p93
Conference Proceeding
The article profiles the life and works of Rear Admiral Charles Peshall Plunkett. Plunkett graduated at the U.S. Naval Academy in 1879. He had served Admiral George Dewey during the Spanish-American War in Manila Bay, the Philippines. He was appointed as commander of an unusual task force during the World War I, administering the special railway cars being mounted with 14-inch naval guns. He died in 1928 and was buried at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia.


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