William T. Sampson
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William Thomas Sampson (February 9, 1840 – May 6, 1902) was a United States Navy rear admiral known for his victory in the Battle of Santiago de Cuba during the Spanish–American War.
American admiral (1840-1902)
William Thomas Sampson
|Born||(1840-02-09)February 9, 1840|
Palmyra, New York, U.S.
|Died||May 6, 1902(1902-05-06) (aged 62)|
Washington, D.C., U.S.
Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia, U.S.
|Service/||United States Navy|
|Years of service||1857–1902|
North Atlantic Station
|Battles/wars||American Civil War