|ext_58537 (ms-geekette.livejournal.com) wrote in dee_burris,|
I've never used this list, but I had some good luck with the WWI Rootsweb mailing list. You/your cousin might want to ask about this here:
(You would think there are some sort of historical Naval Academy records, somewhere, especially ones 100+ years old.)
I took a gander @ Fold3, and while there are some Naval records there, it's sort of a mish-mash. There's some stuff @ Familysearch (I don't know if it's any different than what's @ Fold3 & Ancestry, tho), but Albert Smith was not an uncommon name.