David Foote Sellers

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Admiral David Foote Sellers, (4 February, 1874 – 27 January, 1949) served in the United States Navy.

Life & Career

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Frederick A. Traut
Captain of U.S.S. Stewart
17 Oct, 1904[1] – 25 Jul, 1905[Inference]
Succeeded by
Roscoe C. Bulmer
Preceded by
Benjamin F. Hutchison
Captain of U.S.S. Birmingham
c. 1915[2]
Succeeded by
Percy N. Olmsted
Preceded by
Thomas C. Hart
Superintendent of the Naval Academy
18 Jun, 1934 – 1 Feb, 1938
Succeeded by
Wilson Brown, Jr.
Political Appointments
Preceded by
Edward H. Campbell
Judge Advocate General of the Navy
1929[3] – 1931[4]
Succeeded by
Orin G. Murfin


  1. Register of Officers, 1905. p. 30.
  2. Register of Officers, 1916. p. 271.
  3. Wikipedia.
  4. Wikipedia.