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Naval officer

George Francis Yoran, American naval officer.

Background

Yoran, George Francis was born on December 25, 1892 in Eugene, Oregon, United States. Son of George Oliver and Annie Laurie (Dunn) Yoran.

Education

Student of University Oregon, 1918. Master of Business Administration, Harvard, 1925.

Career

1 son, Ensign George Francis, Junior, United States Navy. Entered United States Navy, 1917, commissioned ensign, 1917, and advanced through grades to rear admiral, 1949. Served on United States Ship Oregon and United States Ship Kon der Nederlanden, 1917-1919.

United States Ship Camden, 1920-1923. Accounting officer, Mare Island, California, 1925-1926. Supply officer Shanghai, China, 1926-1929.

Supply officer Bureau Navigation, Washington, 1929-1932. United States Ship Saratoga, 1932-1935. Supply officer United States Ship Colorado, 1936-1939.

Purchasing officer Bureau Supplies and Accounts, Washington, 1939-1943. Staff Commander Naval Group CHINA, 1944. Staff of commander in chief, Pacific Fleet, 1944-1945.

Staff CinC Atlantic Fleet, 1948-1949. Director of Cost Inspection Service, 1951-1953. Inspector general supply corps Bureau Supplies and Accountants, Navy, 1953-1955, retired Home: Washington Distric.

Connections

Married Lucile Greenleaf, April.

father:
George Oliver Yoran

mother:
Annie Laurie (Dunn) Yoran

spouse:
Lucile Greenleaf