William Alexander Kirkland

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William Alexander Kirkland ( – ) served in the United States Navy.

Life & Career

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Service Records

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
David B. Harmony
Captain of U.S.S. Colorado
before 1 Jan, 1884[1]
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Henry B. Seely
Commandant, Navy Yard, League Island
15 Jul, 1891[2]
Succeeded by
Norman H. Farquhar
Preceded by
Henry Erben
Commanding European Squadron
Apr, 1894 – Nov, 1895
Succeeded by
Thomas O. Selfridge, Jr.
Preceded by
Henry L. Howison
Commandant, Navy Yard, Mare Island
1 Jun, 1896[3] – 15 May, 1899[4][Inference]
Succeeded by
Louis Kempff


  1. Register of Officers, 1884. p. 12.
  2. Register of Officers, 1892. p. 6.
  3. List and Station, July 1898. p. 4.
  4. Register of Officers, 1900. p. 6.