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William F. DEECAN Edit Profile

Tenement House Department Commissioner

William F. DEECAN, Tenement House Department Commissioner. Member of American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Elks; James Brown Asen.


DEECAN, William F. was born on December 29, 1882 in New York, New York, United States. Son of William F. and Bridget (Maroney) Deegan.


P.S.; Cooper Insti.; Mechanical Trad School. Architect, studied with McKim. Mead & White and George B. Post, Maynicke & Franke as Manager of Starrett & Van Vleck, Manager, Promoter.

Commissioner, Tenement House Department, 1928 —. American Legion, after close of war. State Commander of American Legion, New York State, 1921-1922.


Served under George W. Goethals during war as Captain, Maj.


Member of American Legion. Veterans of Foreign Wars. Elks; James Brown Asen.

Clubs: National Democrat, New York Athletic, Down Town Athletic, Tackamuck Democrat.