Obituary of Elmo R. Zumwalt

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Elmo R. Zumwalt

Elmo Russell Zumwalt Jr. (born November 29, 1920 in San Francisco, California) was a military personnel who was best known for being the youngest person to serve as Chief of Naval Operations and was an admiral and later the 19th Chief of Naval Operations. Elmo died on January 2, 2000 and his death was because of mesothelioma. He died at age 79.

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Elmo R. Zumwalt Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Zumwalt, Elmo
    • Common Name: Elmo R. Zumwalt
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
    • Birth Date: November 29, 1920
    • Age: 79 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Bud
    • Occupation: Military Personnel
    • Political Affiliation: Democratic
    • Net Worth: $1.5 million
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Johnsonville Sausage Brats
    • Favorite Color: Cyan (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Elmo's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Elmo Russell Zumwalt Jr.
    • Father: Elmo Zumwalt Sr.
    • Mother: Frances Pearl Zumwalt (née Frank)
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Jane Carey (married 1942-divorced 1944)
      • Mouza Coutelais-du-Roche (married 1945-2000, his death)
    • Son(s):
      • Elmo Russell Zumwalt III (died 1988)
      • James Gregory Zumwalt
    • Daughter(s):
      • Ann F. Zumwalt Coppola
      • Mouzetta C. Zumwalt-Weathers

Death Notice:

  • Date: January 02 2000 at age 79
  • Place: Durham, North Carolina, United States
  • Cause of Death: Mesothelioma
  • Funeral Arrangements: Held at the Naval Academy Chapel in Annapolis, Maryland
  • Interment: Buried at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia

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Military PersonnelAmerican Born on November 29th Born in 1920 Born in CaliforniaDied in 2000Died at age 79Died from Mesothelioma

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Wiki Page Updated: 2023-02-26 12:00:10
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