JAMES W. CARLIN, CDR, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

James Carlin '68

Date of birth: unknown

Date of death: December 29, 1887

Age: unknown

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

Naval Academy Register

James William Carlin was admitted to the Naval Academy from Illinois on July 23, 1864 at age 16 years 2 months.

Life & Loss

Unable to find any details about James' life or loss.

Career

From the Naval History and Heritage Command:

Midshipman, 23 July, 1864. Graduated 2 June, 1868. Ensign, 19 April, 1869. Master, 12 July, 1870. Lieutenant, 12 February, 1874. Lieutenant Commander, 10 May, 1895. Commander, 3 March, 1899. Died 30 December, 1899.


Class of 1868

James is one of 11 members of the Class of 1868 in Memorial Hall.