Amon Bronson, Jr.

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Captain Amon Bronson, Jr., (29 September, 1876 – 12 December, 1943) served in the United States Navy.

Life & Career

As a naval cadet, Bronson was fortunate to survive the 1898 explosion and sinking of the battleship U.S.S. Maine in Havana Harbor.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Ralph M. Griswold
as Captain of U.S.S. Colorado
Captain of U.S.S. Denver
Succeeded by
Frank B. Upham
Preceded by
Martin E. Trench
Captain of U.S.S. Denver
before 1 Jan, 1917[2]
Succeeded by
Edward B. Fenner
Preceded by
George M. Baum
Captain of U.S.S. Arkansas
29 Jan, 1927[3] – 3 Jun, 1928[4]
Succeeded by
Hayne Ellis


  1. Register of Officers, 1917. p. 16.
  2. Register of Officers, 1917. p. 16.