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Daniel Ammen (1820–1898)

Ammen, Daniel. A distinguished American admiral and author; born May 15, 1820, in Ohio; died on July 11, 1898. He saw service throughout the Civil War and was the designer of the Ammen life-raft and harbor defense ram. Among his works are: ‘The Atlantic Coast’ (1883); ‘The Old Navy and the New’ (1891).