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David Glasgow Farragut was the first senior or
"flag" officer of the United States Navy during the American
Civil War. He was the first rear admiral, vice admiral, and full admiral
of the Navy. He is remembered in popular culture for his order at the
Battle of Mobile Bay, usually paraphrased: "Damn the torpedoes,
full speed ahead!".
Farragut died at the age of 69 in Portsmouth,
Where are they buried?
- Woodlawn Cemetery, the Bronx, New York
- United States Naval Academy Cemetery, Annapolis, Maryland
- Naval Cemetery, Mobile, Alabama
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