On This Day: County man graduates top of Naval Academy class
A Lancaster county man has graduated the NavalAcademy at the top of his class On This Day in 1881. Cadet John L. Shock, from Mt.Joy, graduated top of his class with a score of 707.74. The highest possible score is 760. Shock is 21.
Lancaster daily intelligencer. (Lancaster, Pa.),
10 June 1881. Chronicling America:
Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress.
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