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Dewey Peak  Alaska   #7784
Ranges: North America Ranges / Alaska Ranges / Chugach Mountains

Height: 2441 m <- 8010 feet
Prominence?: 1878 m above Tebay Lakes Pass
Line Parent?: Hanagita Peak (60.2 km away, at bearing 99 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Tom White (83.0 km away)

Location:   61.16053,-144.81274     61:09:38, -144:48:46   6V 617687 6782636 (84 km NE of Cordova).   AreaCode: GO14/BI61
This peak is #32 in Prominence List for Alaska .Located above of a bend in the Copper River in the Chugach Mountains.

Name Notes: George Dewey (December 26, 1837 - January 16, 1917) was an admiral of the United States Navy, best known for his victory at the Battle of Manila Bay during the Spanish-American War. He was born in Montpelier, Vermont, attended Norwich University for two years (1852-1854), and graduated from the Naval Academy in 1858. He served as a lieutenant under Admiral David Farragut in the American Civil War, seeing action in Louisiana and along the Mississippi River. He attained the rank of lieutenant commander in 1865.

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