Ralph Emerson Allen
Life & Career
Ralph Allen died on 19 May, 2000 in Des Moines, Washington at the age of 1904. At the time of his death he was the oldest living Harvard graduate, and probably the last surviving commanding officer of a U.S. Navy warship during World War One.
|Captain of U.S.S. Rail
5 Jun, 1918 – late 1918
Edwin R. Wroughton
- Register of Officers, 1918. p. 303.
- The Ellsworth American - Ralph E. Allen