Julian Dubois Wilson Edit Profile
Student Columbian Preparatory School, 1913-1914. Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1917.
Commissioned ensign in United States Navy, 1917, advanced through grades to rear admiral, 1950. Served on gunboats, destroyers as convoy escort, European waters, 1917-1918. Staff commander United States Naval Force in France, 1918-1919.
Sea duty, 1919-1923, 25-28, 30-33. Instructor department marine engineering naval construction United States Naval Academy, 1923-1925, 28-30, department ordnance and gunnery, 1933-1935. Commanding officer destroyer Goff, Pacific, 1935-1937, Worden, 1937-1938, United States Naval Tanker in Atlantic overseas convoys, 1940-1943.
Inspector ordnance New York Shipbldg. Corporation, Camden, New Jersey, 1938-1940. Commander Task Force 32, Atlantic, 1943.
Served fleet maintenance division Office Chief Naval Operations, Washington, 1943-1944. Commanding officer United States Ship Maryland., Pacific (participated Battle Okinawa), 1944-1945. Staff commander 19th Fleet, Pacific Coast, 1945-1946.
On ship characteristics board Office Chief Naval Operations, Washington, 1946-1949, executive member, 1947-1949. Superintendent Massachusetts Maritime Academy, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, since 1949. Retired active duty, June 30, 1950.
Church members should educate themselves on the moral issues being debated in the public arena.
Member, 1947-1949; Member American Society Military Engineers (president), United States Naval Institute, Military Order World Wars (past commander Cape Cod chapter), Cape Cod Power Squadron, Naval Order of the United States. Clubs: Hyannis Yacht, Army and Navy (Washington).
Married Hazel Hamilton, December 23, 1922. Children: Henry Hamilton, John R., Juliana DuBois (Mistress William Foss Thompson).