Hugh W. Hadley, Commander, US Navy 



Marion Vaughn (Ells) Hadley
Married: April 10, 1926 Bellingham, WA


Announcement of Hugh W. Hadley’s acceptance to Annapolis


Hugh William Hadley
1922 Annapolis Year Book

Hugh at about five years old
same as above, enlarged.

Hugh at home enjoying the nice weather.
Era, late 1930’s or early 40’s.

Marion and daughter Jean Mary Hadley
date unknown

“Family Story and personal pictures supplied by Hugh H. Birdwell, son of Jean Hadley Birdwell, and by Vaughn Hadley Shepard.”

Ship’s Histories, all are borrowed from the Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships Online, thanks to Andrew Toppan.

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