U.S. Marine Corps Dictionary

Wharton, Franklin

Third Commandant of the Marine Corps. A Pennsylvania native born on July 23, 1767, he was named LtCol Commandant on March 7, 1804 and served until his death on Sept 1, 1818.

Leave a Reply


Looking for something?

Use the form below to search the site:

Still not finding what you're looking for? Drop a comment on a post or contact us so we can take care of it!

About DevilDogCorps.com

DevilDogCorps.com is an unofficial online dictionary of terms and acronyms commonly used within the United States Marine Corps.