GEORGE H. HARE, LT, USN
George Hare '47
Date of birth: 1823
Date of death: July 24, 1857
The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.
Life & Loss
Unable to find any details about George Harrison Hare's life or loss, except that it occurred in Philadelphia on July 24, 1857.
His obituary is a part of the Hare-Willing family papers at the American Philosophical Society Library. (Requested a copy on January 23, 2019.)
He was born in, and appointed to the Naval Academy from, Pennsylvania.
Midshipman, 19 October, 1841. Passed Midshipman, 10 August, 1847. Master, 14 September, 1855. Lieutenant, 15 September, 1855. Died 24 July, 1857.
In 1922, his wife's portrait was in the "Catalogue of the memorial exhibition of portraits" of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.