Chester W. Nimitz

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Chester W. Nimitz
Chester Nimitz as CNO (cropped).jpg
Portrait of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz
උපතපෙබරවාරි 24, 1885(1885-02-24)
Fredericksburg, Texas, U.S.
මරනයFebruary 20, 1966(1966-02-20) (වයස 80)
San Francisco, California, U.S.
Buried atGolden Gate National Cemetery
San Bruno, California, U.S.
Allegiance United States
Service/branchSeal of the United States Department of the Navy.svg United States Navy
Years of service1905–1966[1]
RankUS-O11 insignia.svg Fleet Admiral
Service number5572
Commands heldChief of Naval Operations
Pacific Ocean Areas
United States Pacific Fleet
Bureau of Navigation
USS Augusta (CA-31)
USS Rigel (AR-11)
USS Chicago (CA-14)
Atlantic Submarine Flotilla
USS Skipjack (SS-24)
3rd Submarine Division Atlantic Torpedo Fleet
USS Narwhal (SS-17)
USS Snapper (SS-16)
USS Plunger (SS-2)
First Submarine Flotilla
USS Decatur (DD-5)
Battles/warsWorld War I
World War II
සම්මානNavy Distinguished Service Medal (4)
Army Distinguished Service Medal
Silver Lifesaving Medal
Full list
RelationsCharles Henry Nimitz (grandfather)
Chester Nimitz Jr. (son)
Other workRegent of the University of California

Chester William Nimitz, Sr. (/ˈnɪmɪts/; 1885 පෙබරවාරි 24 – 1966 පෙබරවාරි 20) United States Navy හි හිටපු fleet admiral තනතුර දැරුවෙකි.




  1. U.S. officers holding five-star rank never retire; they draw full active duty pay for life.Spencer C. Tucker (2011). The Encyclopedia of the Vietnam War: A Political, Social, and Military History. ABC-CLIO. පිටු 1685. ISBN 978-1-85109-961-0. 
This article incorporates text from the public domain Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships.

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භාහිර සබැඳි[සංස්කරණය]

විකිඋද්ධෘත සතුව පහත තේමාව සම්බන්ධයෙන් උද්ධෘත එකතුවක් ඇත:
  • Mark J. Denger. "Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, A Five Star Submariner". Californians and the Military. California State Military Museum. Archived from the original on October 13, 2003. Retrieved December 3, 2003.
  • "Fleet Admiral Chester William Nimitz". Frequently Asked Questions. Naval Historical Center, Department of the Navy. Archived from the original on June 4, 2009. Retrieved May 10, 2007.
  • National Museum of the Pacific War
  • Nimitz State Historic Site in Fredericksburg, Texas
  • "The Navy's Part in the World War," (26 Nov 1945). A speech by Nimitz from the Commonwealth Club of California Records at the Hoover Institution Archives.
  • The short film Big Picture: The Admiral Chester Nimitz Story is available for free download at the Internet Archive
  • Guide to the Chester W. Nimitz Papers, 1941–1966 MS 236 held by Special Collections & Archives, Nimitz Library at the United States Naval Academy
Military offices
William S. Pye
Commander in Chief United States Pacific Fleet
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Raymond A. Spruance
Ernest J. King
Chief of Naval Operations
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Louis E. Denfeld
සම්මාන සහ ජයග්‍රහණ
William Hood Simpson
Cover of Time Magazine
February 26, 1945
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