Beardslee, Lester A., 1836-1905.
Beardslee attended the Naval Academy, 1850-1856, and rose from the rank of master in 1858 to rear admiral in 1895. He served as master and lieutenant aboard the U.S. sloop of war Germantown.
From the description of Private journal : of L.A. Beardslee, USS Germantown at sea, September 23, 1857, 1857 August 4 - 1860 April 8. (The Mariners' Museum Library). WorldCat record id: 29492239
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