Revenue Cutter Galveston

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the-stste.-f the-stste.-f -r- -r- -r- . -. ;- ;- ". Cnptnln Blake's Faaeral. ' , ' tSpeeial to tha Pleayoae4 Galveston, Tex June 8. The remains of Captain Henry T. Blske.-of Blske.-of Blske.-of the revenue revenue cutter Galveston, received sepulchur st 8 o'clock this afternoon. A firing section section from the cutter, under command of Lieutenant H. H. Wolfe, accompanied the body to the' cemetery and fired a. salute over the body as It waa lowered Into th grave. Captain Blake was born ha the state of New York,. Feb. 29, 1838. He wsa appointed third lieutenant '. in the revenue service April 22. ISti&V He was promoted to second Heutensnt June 6. 1866, commissioned first lieutenant Jury 20, 1876, snd was made a captain in the service March 21. 1885. Prior to his entry into the revenue service hs was a volunteer officer in the .United States nsvy. He was a popular ' officer, and his death Is deeply regretted by the officers and crew of the cutter Galveston. Galveston. Csptaln Brian- Brian- has assumed command command of tbe Gaiveaton. '- '- Mm. Kndorsv Cox. '

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  1. The Times-Picayune,
  2. 09 Jun 1900, Sat,
  3. Page 2

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