Callaghan, Daniel

Callaghan, Daniel (Judson)

(1890–1942) naval officer; born in San Francisco. He was the naval aide to President Franklin D. Roosevelt (1938–41). As rear admiral, he led a brilliant naval battle against Japanese forces off Guadalcanal. He was killed in the action. He was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor.
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At this stage, Heywoods were well on top mainly due to the midfield trio of Billy Callaghan, Daniel Carr and Craig Reid.