May 1933

The New Administration of the Navy Department

Volume 18, Issue 1

Harold C Reisinger


CLAUDE AGUSTUS SWANSON was born at Swansonville, Pittsylvania County, Virginia, March 31, 1862. He attended the public schools until he reached the age of sixteen years when he attended the Virginia Polytechnic Institute for one year and then held a position as a clerk at Danville, Va., for two years, after which he entered Randolph-Macon College at Ashland, Va., graduating therefrom with the degree of A. B. in 1885.

If you are an MCA&F Member

Click here to login and view all Leatherneck and Marine Corps Gazette articles

OR Join the MCA&F to continue reading

By becoming a member of the Marine Corps Association & Foundation, you gain access to the entire library of articles from Leatherneck Magazine and the Marine Corps Gazette. Click here to sign up online and continue reading this article