William Kirk Scammell Edit Profile
Graduate, McKinley High School, Washington, 1908, United States Coast Guard Academy, 1911.
Commissioned ensign, United States Coast Guard, 1911, and advanced through grades to rear admiral, 1945. Served in various Coast Guard vessels and at shore stations, 1911-1948. Commander 12th Coast Guard district with collateral duty as commander Western Area.
Clubs: Bohemian, Propeller, Commonwealth (all San Francisco).
Married Mary Meares, November 6, 1912. Children: Mary Elizabeth (Mistress Ernest Allen), William Kirk.