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naval officer.

Alfred White Chandler, American naval officer. Member Sigma Nu.

Background

Chandler, Alfred White was born on June 17, 1890 in Newport, Rhode Island, United States. Son of John Whitehead and Mary (White) Chandler.

Education

Student Wenonah (New Jersey) Military Academy, 1911-1912. Doctor ol Dental Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, 1915.

Career

Commnd. Lieutenant (junior grade), United States Navy, 1917, captain, 1940, rear admiral, 1946. Senior dental officer, naval station, Virgin Islands, West Indies, 1917-1919, various shore stations, United States, 1919-1927, United States Ship Saratoga, 1927-1929. Instructor United States naval dental school, Washington, District of Columbia, 1930-1934.

Senior dental officer, United States Ship Relief, 1934-1936, naval air station, Pensacola, Florida, 1936-1940, United States N.A., 1940-1943, United States naval training station San Diego, California, 1943-1944. District dental officer, 11th naval district, 1944-1945. Inspector and chief dental div., Bureau of Medicine, United States Navy Department, Washington, District of Columbia, 1945-1947.

Membership

Member Sigma Nu.

Connections

Married Ruth Hathaway Jenkins, April. Children: Ruth, Alfred, Janie.

father:
John Whitehead Chandler

mother:
Mary (White) Chandler

spouse:
Ruth Hathaway Jenkins

children:
Ruth Chandler

Alfred Chandler

Janie Chandler