Andrew Francis Carter Edit Profile
Commissioned ensign United States Naval Academy, 1905.
Director, vice president Russell Company, Boston (Wm. A. Russell Trust), 1920-1928, during part of this period, and in connection with activities Russell Company, served as director, member Executive Committee Merrimac Chemical Company. Manager New England Oil Refining Company, 1928-1929.
President, Shell Eastern Petroleum Products, Inc., 1929-1933. Independent investigations and business in oil industry, 1934-1942. Organizer Commonwealth Oil Refining Company, 1953.
Active duty United States Navy, 1905-1920, including command of United States Ship Monocacy in Yangtze River, China, 1914-1916. Aide to chief naval operations 1916-1919. Resigned commission, 1920.
Re-entered military service, 1942-1945 (rear admiral United States Naval Reserve) with petroleum liaison work, director petroleum and tanker division Office Chief Naval Operations, Army-Navy petroleum board (Executive officer).
Clubs: University (New York City).
Married second, Chellis Baker, April. Children (by previous marriage): Mary Cottingham (Mistress Robert C. Savage), Anne.