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Forrest Betton Royal

Rear Admiral, Navy

Born: February 10, 1893
Hometown: Arlington County, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: June 18, 1945
Died In: near Philippine Islands
Awards: Distinguished Service Medal

Served with the 6th Amphibious Group as Commander in the Pacific. A 1915 graduate of the Naval Academy. Buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

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