Historical Rosters Database
Philip William YeatmanRoster ID 6088
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1912|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Philip William (some records show name as Williamson) Yeatman, Class of 1912: Genealogy: Born- Dec. 2, 1892 in Norfolk, Va. Father- Philip Edward Yeatman; Mother- Anna Maria Dandridge Smith Pat. Grandfather- Charles Edward Yeatman; Pat. Grandmother- Harriet Reynolds Royster. Mat. Grandfather- Francis Williamson Smith; Mat. Grandmother- Anna Maria Dandridge Deans. Married- Elizabeth Morrison Duffield, daughter of Edward D. Duffield of South Orange, N.J. Children- 1 daughter, name unknown. VMI Record: Entered VMI- Aug. 31, 1908; Resigned Feb. 18, 1910 to enter U.S. Naval Academy. Military Record: Lieut. in U.S. Navy; American Expeditionary Forces during World War I; Lieut. Commander in U.S. Navy. Careers: Naval Commander, see Military Record above. Died- April 24, 1969.|