Samuel Willauer Black Diehl

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Captain Samuel Willauer Black Diehl (20 September, 1851 – 15 June, 1909) served in the United States Navy.

Life & Career

Served as Judge Advocate General of the Navy from 1904 to 1907 – the third man to hold the position.

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Service Records

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
John N. Jordan
Captain of U.S.S. Marietta
19 Jul, 1901[1]
Succeeded by
Henry Morrell
Preceded by
Charles P. Perkins
Captain of U.S.S. Boston
before 1904[2]
Succeeded by
De Witt Coffman
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of U.S.S. Idaho
1 Apr, 1908 – 1908
Succeeded by
James M. Helm
Political Appointments
Preceded by
Samuel C. Lemly
Judge Advocate General of the Navy
1904[3] – 1907[4]
Succeeded by
Edward H. Campbell


  1. Register of Officers, 1903. p. 14.
  2. Register of Officers, 1904. p. 14.
  3. Wikipedia.
  4. Wikipedia.