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"Joseph Cabell Breckinridge, Junior: Ensign in the United States Navy, A Brief Story of a Short Life" by Ethelbert Dudley Warfield (New York, NY: The Knickerbocker Press, 1898) is the biography of a Kentuckian who became a non-combat casualty during the Spanish-American War. Chapters include: Birth and Parentage, Boyhood, At the Naval Academy, Oh Board The Cushing. Appendices include: Report of Lieut. Albert Gleaves Upon the Loss of Ensign J.C. Breckinridge and Funeral Sermon by Rev. Wallace Radcliffe, D.D., at Lexington, Kentucky, February 19, 1898, in Memory of Ensign J.C. Breckinridge. This biography is available for use in Library Special Collections at WKU; 270-745-5083;


Joseph Cabell Breckinridge Jr., Joseph Breckinridge Jr., Ethelbert Dudley Warfield, Ethelbert Warfield, Spanish-American War


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