DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY
January 1, 1896

Hilary A. Herbert, Secretary of the Navy
William McAdoo, Assistant Secretary of the Navy
BUREAU OF YARDS AND DOCKS
Commodore Edmund O. Matthews
Chief of Bureau

BUREAU OF EQUIPMENT
Commodore French E. Chadwick
Chief of Bureau

BUREAU OF ORDNANCE
Commodore William T. Sampson
Chief of Bureau

BUREAU OF CONSTRUCTION & REPAIR
Chief Constructor Philip Hichborn
Chief of Bureau

OFFICE OF THE JUDGE ADVOCATE GENERAL
Captain Samuel C. Lemly
Judge Advocate General of the Navy
BUREAU OF NAVIGATION
Rear Admiral Francis M. Ramsey
Chief of Bureau

BUREAU OF MEDICINE & SURGERY
Surgeon General James R. Tryon
Chief of Bureau

BUREAU OF SUPPLIES & ACCOUNTS
Paymaster General Edwin Stewart
Chief of Bureau

BUREAU OF STEAM ENGINEERING
Engineer-in-Chief George W. Melville
Chief of Bureau
Other Naval Activities in Washington DC, affiliated with the above bureaus
1896 Home Page

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Retiring Board
Commodore Robert L. Pythian
President

Naval Observatory
Commodore Robert L. Pythian
Superintendent

Board for the Examination of Line Officers for Promotion
Captain George C. Remey
Hydrographic Office
Commander Charles D. Sigsbee
Hydrographer

Office of Naval Intelligence
Lieutenant Frederick Singer
Chief Intelligence Officer

Library and War Records Office
Lieutenant Commander Richard Rush
Superintendent
Headquarters, Marine Corps
Colonel Charles Heywood, Commandant
Paymaster
Major Green C. Goodloe

Quartermaster
Major Horatio B. Lowry

Adjutant and Inspector
Major George C. Reid