John Lorimer Worden

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Rear Admiral John Lorimer Worden (12 March, 1818 – 19 October, 1897) served in the United States Navy. He famously commanded the ironclad Template:US-Monitor during her historic action against Template:CS-Virginia.

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
David D. Porter
Superintendent of the Naval Academy
1 Dec, 1869 – 22 Sep, 1874
Succeeded by
Christopher R. P. Rodgers
Preceded by
Augustus Case
Commanding European Squadron
1875[Inference] – 5 Oct, 1877
Succeeded by
William E. Le Roy