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USED Edwin R. Kimble


Dredge:
  • Built in 1913 at Westlake, LA.
  • Launched in 1913
  • Delivered, Commissioned and placed in service as USED Edwin R. Kimble in 1913
  • Assigned to the US Army Corps of Engineers District, unknown
  • Decommissioned, and retired from Army service, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement 725 t.
    Length 116'
    Beam unknown
    Draft unknown
    Complement unknown

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    A. Edwin R. Kimble
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    Edwin R. Kimble - Major Kimble was a student officer in the First Course at the Army General Staff College and was retained as an assistant instructor in the Second Course. As part of his work he was sent to the British Fifth Corps Staff to study the work of the Corps Intelligence Service. He was with this corps during the first ten days of the Battle of Picardy (March 21-30, 1918). A few days after his return to the Staff College he was admitted to hospital and died April 9.
    Digital Library USMA.
    Tommy Trampp

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