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Russell Randolph Waesche was born in Thurmont, Maryland on 6 January 1886. Having received his primary and secondary education in the Maryland public schools, he completed his freshman year at Purdue U...

1/23/2009 9/24/2016

2ND LT AAF 460 BOMB GP 15TH AF USA

9/24/2016 9/24/2016

Carter Bowie Magruder (April 3, 1900 – March 14, 1988) was a United States Army general who served concurrently as Commander in Chief, United Nations Command/Commander, United States Forces Ko...

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Edward Joseph "Ed" Derwinski (September 15, 1926 – January 15, 2012) was an American politician who served as the first Cabinet-level United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs, serving under...

8/19/2014 9/21/2016

Adelbert Rinaldo Buffington (1837–1922) was an American soldier. Biography Adelbert Buffington was born in Wheeling, West Virginia, and graduated from West Point in May 1861 (the same cl...

9/19/2016 9/19/2016

Barnwell Rhett Legge (July 9, 1891 – June 7, 1949) was a highly decorated U.S. Army officer, who reached the rank of Brigadier General. He is most noted as a Military Attaché to Switzer...

9/19/2016 9/19/2016

Sixth United States Cavalry Killed in Alpine,Texas by Harry C.Spannell In 1905 he married Margaret Howell, daughter of W.B.Howell,ESQ of Nashville,Tenn. Son of Senator Matthew Galbraith Butler ...

2/23/2013 9/14/2016

Randal Euesta Dees (1893-1972) Born on October 8, 1893 in Crystal Springs, Mississippi. B.S. from Mississippi College in 1912. Commissioned from Annapolis in 1917. Commanding Officer of the Fluss...

9/7/2016 9/7/2016

Luther Sexton attended Tulane University School of Medicine and became an Otolaryngologist. He was commissioned as a Capt. in the US Army Medical Corps on 10 Sept. 1942. After serving stateside for two...

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Henry Latrobe Roosevelt (1879 - 1936)

Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Jan 10 2016, 14:46:08 UTC Henry Latrobe Roosevelt (October 5, 1879 – February 22, 1936) was an Assistant Secretary of the United States Navy.

9/2/2009 9/4/2016

Powell Clayton (August 7, 1833 – August 25, 1914) was an engineer, a Union Army general in the American Civil War, the first Reconstruction Governor of the State of Arkansas, and Ambassador to...

6/14/2007 9/3/2016

Otto Sternoff Beyer, Jr. (1886 - 1948)

Name: Otto Sternoff BEYER Sex: M Birth: 18 SEP 1886 in Woodridge NJ Death: JAN 1949 Occupation: Engineer, chairman of US railroad mediation board Education: Stevens institute, some graduate work at NYU...

11/11/2007 9/1/2016

Clara Beyer (1892 - 1990)

Clara Beyer, 98, Dies; Key New Deal Official Published: September 28, 1990 Clara Beyer, an influential New Deal administrator who served as a confidential aide to Frances Perkins during her 12 years ...

11/11/2007 9/1/2016

John Monro Banister (August 17, 1854-January 31, 1929), the elder of two brothers who had distinguished careers in the medical corps of the army, was born at Greensboro, Alabama, the son of John Monr...

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WALTER LUCIAN GIBSON: Commendation Ribbon authorized for "meritorious and efficient performance of duty while serving as maintenance officer of a Marine armored amphibian company during operations ag...

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United States Ambassador to Chile, 1914; United States Ambassador to Mexico, 1916; United States Ambassador to Belgium, 1922; United States Ambassador to Italy, 1924; Chairman of the Republican Natio...

11/2/2015 8/20/2016

Kenneth Williams, Veteran, US Navy, WW II Kenneth Williams, age 85, of Woodbridge, VA. At the outbreak of WW II, he joined the Navy and served on board a mine sweeper in the Caribbean. He was a 'plank ...

11/2/2008 8/19/2016

Thomas Ogden Osborn (August 11, 1832 – March 27, 1904) was an American lawyer, soldier, and diplomat who served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He was also the U....

10/10/2010 8/19/2016

Charles Burleigh Thompson was the son of Lewis and Rosanna (Gordon) Thompson. He joined the military in 1877 as a 2nd Lt. of the 5th Infantry. Promoted to Regimental Quartermaster in 1885. After leavin...

1/17/2009 8/11/2016

George D. Ruggles (September 11, 1833 – October 19, 1904) was an officer in the United States Army who served as Adjutant General of the U.S. Army from 1893 to 1897. Biography He was bor...

8/7/2016 8/7/2016

Michael Alan McCrory (1947 - 1975)

Captain McCrory was one of three killed when their UH-1 Huey crashed 5 miles NW of Rockingham near the Pee Dee River at about 6:45 AM while checking the weather on an Airborne training flight from Fort...

7/23/2016 7/23/2016

Blanche Clare Stocking (1874 - 1955)

Youngest of the three daughters born to the distinguished Civil War and frontier officer Albert Barnitz of the 7th US Cavalry, and his second wife, the former Jennie Platt, Blanche was briefly married ...

7/16/2016 7/16/2016

Jennie Barnitz (1841 - 1928)

Dark-haired Jennie Platt, a pretty, vivacious young woman from a prominent Ohio family, met the dashing poet-cavalry officer Albert Barnitz just after the Civil War, and married the young widower in Ea...

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United States Army Officer. A distinguished Civil War and frontier soldier, his wartime accounts have been a favorite resource for historians. As a youth he attended Kenyon College and studied law in C...

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Bernard Albert Byrne (October 19, 1853 – February 2, 1910) was a United States Army Captain received the Medal of Honor for actions during the Philippine–American War. He later achieved...

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History of Walworth - Ira C. Abbott Ira Coray Abbott was named captain of the 1st Michigan Infantry 1st May 1861. He left the active service voluntarily August 7, 1861. He re-engaged, always as capta...

3/7/2010 7/16/2016

Edward Dwight Daniels (1828–1916) was a geologist, abolitionist, and Civil War soldier. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, he moved to Wisconsin at age 21 to pursue a career as a geologist and aca...

7/14/2016 7/14/2016

Lieut. Frank Andrews (1896 - 1967)

LT US NAVY; WORLD WAR I; WORLD WAR II; KOREA

7/10/2016 7/10/2016

Mary Elizabeth Schottland (1938 - 1955)

"Betsy"

10/25/2008 7/4/2016

Edna Lilyan Schottland (1909 - 1995)

10/23/2008 7/4/2016

Thomas Charles Hart (June 12, 1877 – July 4, 1971) was an admiral of the United States Navy, whose service extended from the Spanish-American War through World War II. Following his retireme...

12/30/2011 7/4/2016

Admiral Claude C. Bloch (1878 - 1967)

Claude Charles Bloch (July 12, 1878 – October 4, 1967) was a United States Navy admiral who served as Commander, Battle Force, U.S. Fleet (COMBATFOR) from 1937 to 1938; and Commander in Chief,...

7/22/2010 7/4/2016

The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Captain [then Commander] Caleb Barrett Laning, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism and distinguish...

1/27/2011 7/4/2016

Admiral David Foote Sellers was born in Austin, Texas, at an Army post on Feb. 4, 1874, the son of Major Edwin E. Sellers, USA and Olive Lay Foote Sellers. He was appointed to the U.S. Naval Academ...

3/11/2013 7/4/2016

Montgomery Meigs Taylor (October 13, 1869 – October 21, 1952) was an admiral in the United States Navy from 1890 to 1933. He fought in the Battle of Manila Bay during the Spanish–Americ...

7/12/2009 7/4/2016

Appointed Naval Cadet from Ohio 17 March 1885. Captain 10 Aug 1916. Chief of Staff of Commandant 3 Naval District New York NY 27 March 1917 to 12 Sept 1918. Command of Arkansas 28 Sept 1918. Awarded or...

9/12/2010 7/3/2016

Charles Frederick Hughes (14 October 1866 – 28 May 1934) was an admiral in the United States Navy and served as Chief of Naval Operations. Biography Born in Bath, Maine, Hughes was appoint...

11/12/2013 7/3/2016

Admiral Joseph Strauss (1861 - 1948)

See: ) Admiral Joseph Strauss (16 November 1861 – 30 December 1948) was an officer of the United States Navy, who served in World War I, and later commanded the Asiatic Fleet.

2/4/2010 7/3/2016

Admiral Albert Gleaves (1858 - 1937)

Albert Gleaves (January 1, 1858 – January 6, 1937) was an admiral in the United States Navy, also notable as a naval historian. Born in Nashville, Tennessee, Gleaves graduated from the Unite...

1/21/2013 7/3/2016

Admiral Hugh Rodman KCB (1859 - 1940)

Admiral Hugh Rodman KCB (6 January 1859 – 7 June 1940) was an officer in the United States Navy who served during the Spanish–American War and World War I, later serving as the Commande...

6/11/2012 7/3/2016

Admiral Frank F. Fletcher MP (1855 - 1928)

Frank Friday Fletcher (November 23, 1855 – November 28, 1928) was an United States Navy admiral who served in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He was awarded the U.S. military's highest...

7/26/2011 7/3/2016

David Dixon Porter (June 8, 1813 – February 13, 1891) was a member of one of the most distinguished families in the history of the United States Navy. Promoted as the second man to the rank of...

6/6/2011 7/3/2016

Lt. Col. Haldane King (1921 - 2013)

King Lt. Col. Haldane King USAF (Retired) passed from this world on July 2, 2013 at the age of 91. He was born in Brooklyn, New York on November 8, 1921 the sixth of seven children in the family of Cha...

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Col. Hoffman was a lawyer by profession and was graduated from Harvard University with the class of '41. He served all through the civil war and was wounded at Port Hudson. In June 1866, he resigned ...

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Deming Bronson (1894 - 1957)

Deming Bronson (July 8, 1894 – May 29, 1957) was a United States Army officer who received the United States military's highest award, the Medal of Honor, for his actions in World War I. Bro...

6/27/2016 6/27/2016

Obituary from the Chillicothe Constitution Tribute, Chillicothe, Missouri dated June 1, 1982. Retired Navy Rear Admiral David Lee Whelchel, 76, a Silver Star winning submarine commander during Worl...

6/27/2016 6/27/2016

James Longstreet, III (1865 - 1922)

-------------------------------- Birth: May 31, 1865 Lynchburg Lynchburg City Virginia, USA Death: Jul. 15, 1922 Gainesville Hall County Georgia, USA Son of Civil War General James Longstreet...

3/31/2013 6/27/2016

Robert Lee Longstreet (1863 - 1940)

3/31/2013 6/26/2016

William Henry Christman (1844 - 1864)

First person to be buried in Arlington National Cemetery. He traveled to Easton where he enlisted in the 67th Regiment, Company G and was mustered in as a private on March 25, 1864. The members of ...

6/26/2016 6/26/2016

Henry Curtis Lind (1921 - 2013)

Henry Curtis Lind (October 12, 1921 – November 11, 2013) was an American lawyer and the fourteenth reporter of decisions of the United States Supreme Court from 1979 to 1989. Born in Cransto...

12/21/2010 6/25/2016

Katherine Lind (1918 - 2013)

12/21/2010 6/25/2016

William Rosecrans wrote about his elders: "I have a mother who loves me well. A father whose fortune is his father's blessing, with his own hands and my good mother. Father is strong-willed, a self...

7/17/2011 6/24/2016

Caspar Willard "Cap" Weinberger (August 18, 1917 – March 28, 2006), was an American politician and businessman. He served in a variety of prominent state and federal positions for three decade...

3/15/2012 6/24/2016

Brig. Gen. Chambers McKibbin, veteran of two wars, died early today at his home in the Wyoming apartment, after an illness of nearly three years. Gen. McKibbin's health has been failing for a number of...

6/24/2016 6/24/2016

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He fought in the Mexican War, and attended the United State Military Academy at West Point, New York, but did no graduate, prior to the Civil War. As the tensi...

6/24/2016 6/24/2016

Arthur Sinclair enlisted in Company K, Virginia 17th Infantry Regiment on 02 May 1861 in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War. Mustered out on 07 Aug 1862. He is buried in Arlington Natio...

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AVERY D. ANDREWS, 95, IS DEAD; ONCE CITY POLICE COMMISSIONER WINTER PARK, Florida, April 19, 1959 - Brigadier General Avery Delano Andrews, U.S.A., retired, died here today at his home. He was 95 years...

6/4/2012 6/20/2016

Major General Jeanne M. Holm (June 23, 1921 – February 15, 2010) was the first female one-star general of the United States Air Force and the first female two-star general in any service branc...

2/24/2012 6/20/2016

BGen David Porter Heap (1843 - 1910)

U.S. Military Academy (West Point) Class of 1864

6/14/2016 6/14/2016

Minnie Leigh Mercer (1863 - 1947)

Buried at Arlington National Cemetery. Plot: Sect 3; Site 3928

10/29/2013 6/14/2016

Maj. Carroll Mercer (1857 - 1917)

Military Service: 1 Lt U.S. Marine Corps; Maj. U.S. Volunteers (U.S. Army in Spanish-American War) Carroll Mercer (1857–1917) was a member of Theodore Roosevelt's Rough Riders during the Spani...

10/29/2013 6/14/2016

Military Service: Captain, U.S. Army Medical Corps. Buried in Arlington National Cemetery Plot: Sect. 8 Site 6451

6/14/2016 6/14/2016

Violetta Carroll Marbury (1885 - 1947)

Red Cross nurse with the AEF in France WWI (1914-1918). Buried in Arlington National Cemetery; Plot; Sect 8 Site;6451 * Violetta C. Mercer served as a Red Cross nurse with the A.E.F. in France during...

6/14/2016 6/14/2016

Timothy Dix Bolles (1847 - 1892)

Military Service: Lieutenant, United States Navy Buried in Arlington National Cemetery Plot: Sect 1 Site 258. Graduate of the U. S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Md.

6/14/2016 6/14/2016

Rear Admiral Raymond Perry Rogers (1849 - 1925)

"rodgers"

US Navy Admiral. He served as the 2nd head of the Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI) at Suitland, Maryland and as the 12th President of the Naval War College at Newport, Rhode Island. Born Raymond Pe...

8/7/2010 6/7/2016

Louise Marie Ward (1847 - 1908)

Widow of Captain George Silvers Luttrell Ward, USA who was a Civil War veteran, and a career Army officer.

6/4/2016 6/6/2016

Military Service: U. S. Civil War (1861-1865) U. S. Army a/2Lt 3rd Pennsylvania Volunteer Cavalry, 17 May 1863 b/1Lt 5 Oct 1864 c/Capt 31 Oct 1864 d/Honorably mustered out, 7 Aug 1865 Post Civil War: U...

6/4/2016 6/6/2016

Calvin Brewster Coulter (1888 - 1940)

Calvin Brewster Coulter was a physician, Associate Professor of Pathology at Long Island College of Medicine, Brooklyn, and bacteriologist-in-chief at Kings County Hospital. He resided at Flower Hill...

6/6/2016 6/6/2016

William Loren McGonagle (November 19, 1925 – March 3, 1999) was a United States Naval officer who received the Medal of Honor for his actions while in command of the USS Liberty when it was at...

6/5/2016 6/5/2016

INDIANA BOOK OF MERIT page 207 Ziba Lloyd Drollinger, Lieutenant Colonel, Division Machine Gun Officer, 2nd Division. Citation certificate Meritorous Services: 19 April 1919: For exceptional meritoro...

6/3/2016 6/4/2016

David Loughborough (c.1873 - 1939)

Military Service: World War I, U.S. Army, Quartermaster Sergeant, Co. "K", 1st MD Inf. Buried in the Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia: Plot: Section 17; Grave 23530

6/1/2016 6/1/2016

Rear Admiral Bowman H. McCalla (19 June 1844 – 6 May 1910) was an officer in the United States Navy, who was noted for his roles in the Spanish-American War and putting down the Boxer Rebellio...

3/9/2012 5/30/2016

Emerson Hamilton Liscum (July 16, 1841 – July 13, 1900) was a U.S. Army officer who was killed in battle at Tientsin, China during the Boxer Rebellion. Liscum joined the 1st Vermont Infantry...

3/2/2009 5/30/2016

John Roy Lynch (September 10, 1847 – November 2, 1939) was an American politician, writer, attorney and military officer. Born into slavery, he became free in 1863. In 1873 he was elected as...

5/3/2014 5/26/2016

William Alexander Glassford (6 June 1886 - 30 July 1958) was an United States Naval officer with the rank of Vice Admiral, who is most noted for his service during World War II.

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Thomas Stowell Phelps (Buckfield, Maine, 2 November 1822 – New York City, New York, 10 January 1901) was an officer in the United States Navy. He served in the United States Navy from 1840 to ...

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Caroline Griffith (1888 - 1985)

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Military service: World War I (1914-1918); U.S. Army, Lieutenant 4th Infantry Division;Disability retirement Capt., Field Artillery June 7, 1919 Major establishing Officer Training in Pa. University. D...

7/20/2011 5/22/2016

Cecil Joseph Esneault (1926 - 2013)

CECIL J. ESNEAULT Mr. Cecil Joseph Esneault, 86, of 4221 Maine Street, Quincy, formerly of Grandview, Missouri, passed away at 6:47 a.m. Thursday (November 28, 2013) at Bickford Cottage. Cecil was born...

1/27/2015 5/18/2016

Henry Harley "Hap" Arnold (June 25, 1886 – January 15, 1950) was an American general officer holding the grades of General of the Army and later General of the Air Force. Arnold was an aviat...

6/8/2011 5/17/2016

Lt. General Frank M. Andrews MP (1884 - 1943)

Frank Maxwell Andrews (February 3, 1884 – May 3, 1943) was a general officer in the United States Army and one of the founding fathers of the United States Air Force. In leadership positions...

2/16/2012 5/17/2016

Daniel Franklin Grayson (1922 - 2000)

PVT US ARMY

5/13/2016 5/13/2016

Edward William Brooke, III, a Senator from Massachusetts; born in Washington, D.C., October 26, 1919; attended the public schools of Washington, D.C.; graduated from Howard University, Washington, D....

8/31/2015 5/10/2016

Major General Jesse Matlock Lee was a veteran of the Indian Wars and of the campaigns in China and the Philippines. He died at Walter Reed Hospital in Washington, D.C. at the age of 83. Details of Le...

5/9/2016 5/9/2016

First Lieutenant, Company M, commanding the Pack Train during the 1876 Battle of the Little Big Horn. Part of Benteen's Battalion. Survived the battle. Born in Besancon, France, the son of Jules an...

1/30/2015 5/7/2016

Stephen C. Lyford: Ordnance officer, fought for the Union in the War between the States; taught at the Military Academy, served on a mission to the Emperor of Japan and represented the War Department...

5/7/2016 5/7/2016

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Born in Berlin, Illinois, at the start of the Civil War, he was a successful publisher-editor of the Daily Register, Chicago Advance, plus managing editor ...

5/6/2016 5/6/2016

Profile photo: Albert Barnitz and his 2nd wife Jennie Platt Albert Trorillo Siders Barnitz was a captain in the Seventh Cavalry commanding G Company of Major Elliott's squadron during the battle ...

5/3/2016 5/3/2016

Cyrus Bussey (October 5, 1833 – March 2, 1915) was an American soldier and politician, serving as a Brigadier General in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

5/1/2016 5/1/2016

Clyde Taylor Ellis, a Representative from Arkansas; born on a farm near Garfield, Benton County, Ark., December 21, 1908; attended the public schools of Fayetteville, Ark.; University of Arkansas at ...

5/1/2016 5/1/2016

After the United States entered World War II, he was Chief of Plans of the Southwest Pacific Theater section at the War Department. He later served as a liaison officer between General George C. Mars...

5/1/2016 5/1/2016

William Ludlow (November 27, 1843 – August 30, 1901) was an officer in the Corps of Engineers and a major general in the United States Army who served in the Civil War, Plains Indian Wars, the...

5/1/2016 5/1/2016

John Edwards, a Representative from Arkansas; born in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., October 24, 1805; received a limited schooling; studied law and was admitted to the bar; moved to Indiana, whe...

4/30/2016 4/30/2016

Henry Capehart (March 18, 1825 – April 15, 1895) was a surgeon and officer in the U.S. Cavalry during the American Civil War. He received the Medal of Honor for saving the life of a drowning...

4/30/2016 4/30/2016

Charles E. Capehart (1833–1911) was an officer in the U.S. Cavalry during the American Civil War. He received the Medal of Honor for action following the Battle of Gettysburg on July 4, 1863...

4/30/2016 4/30/2016

James Isaac Christiancy (1844-December 18, 1899), was First Lieutenant, United States Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor during the American Civil War. Medal of Honor The President of the Unit...

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