Military experienced known to be among the initial African-American Key Petty Officials to serve in america Navy. He’s also well-known for his miraculous success from the explosions from the Navy boats USS Maine and USS Bennington. He was created in Bremerton and enlisted in the Navy in November 1896. He was a fantastic boxer who earned Navy boxing championships in several weight course. He was wedded to Faye Alice. He and Anton Haus both offered within their country’s particular Navies during Globe War I.