george dewey obtained an appointment, but only as alternate.
george dewey was the most battered of the lot and made a sorry sight.
Its commander, george dewey, was of the same age as Farragut at the beginning of the civil war—sixty.
Like every officer in the fleet, Lieutenant george dewey was at his post and eager for the adventure.
george dewey went through with it, and on graduation, in 1858, stood fifth in a class of fourteen.
Before that very few had heard of george dewey; now he was looked on as one of our greatest naval heroes.
george dewey was seventeen years old when he entered the Academy.
But there were plenty of good men in the navy; and one of them was Commodore george dewey.
george dewey entered the class of 58 at the Naval Academy at the age of seventeen.
Commodore george dewey, the commander of the Asiatic squadron, was fully prepared to enter into the plan.