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Naval officer

George Goldthwaite Seibels, American naval officer. Decorated Dewey medal (Battle of Manila Bay), Spanish-American War, Philippine Campaign, Mexican Campaign and World War medals.

Background

Seibels, George Goldthwaite was born on January 4, 1872 in Montgomery, Alabama, United States. Son of Emmet and Anne (Goldthwaite) Seibels.

Education

Educated College Preparatory School, Culpeper County, Virginia, 1886-1888, Starke University School, Montgomery, Alabama, to 1896.

Career

Assistant paymaster United States Navy, 1896. Advanced through grades to highest grade of Supply Corps and commissioned pay director with rank of rear admiral, September 1933. Retired from active service, February 1, 1936.

Connections

Married Aileen Pettit, May 7, 1907. Children: Mabel Pettit, Emmet, George Goldthwaite.

father:
Emmet Seibels

mother:
Anne (Goldthwaite) Seibels

spouse:
Aileen Pettit

children:
Mabel Pettit Seibels

Emmet Seibels

George Goldthwaite Seibels