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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1899

Vol. IV
p663
3907

(Born Me.)

Walter S. Brown

(Ap'd Me.)

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Born July 25, 1875, North Bridgton, ME.a

Military History. — Cadet at the U. S. M. A., June 15, 1895 to Feb. 15, 1899, when he was graduated and promoted in the army to

(Second Lieut. of Infantry, 3d Infantry, Feb. 15, 1899)

Served: En route to and with regiment in the Philippines, March 2 to Aug. 7, 1899; sick at Manila to Oct. 2, 1899. — En route to U. S., and on sick leave, to ––––

Vol. V
p624
[Supplement, Vol. V: 1900‑1910]

Military History. — Served: En route to the U. S., and on sick leave, to Oct., 1900.

(First Lieut., 4th Infantry, Sept. 20, 1900)

— General recruiting service, to Aug., 1902.

(Transferred to 10th Infantry, Aug. 18, 1902)

En route to and with the 10th Infantry in the Philippines, from Sept., 1902 to Aug. 17, 1903; Battalion Adjutant, 10th Infantry, March 17, 1903, to March 17, 1905; with 10th Infantry at Presidio of San Francisco, Cal., Aug. 17, 1903 to May, 1905; with Lewis-Clark Exposition, Portland, Ore., May, 1905 to Aug., 1905; general recruiting service, Columbus Barracks, to Feb. 1, 1906.

(Captain, 25th Infantry, Sept. 12, 1906)

— With 10th Infantry at Fort Wright, Wash., and Fort William H. Seward, Alaska, to Aug. 15, 1906; en route to and at the University of Maine, Orono, Me., to –––––.

Vol. VI
p882
[Supplement, Vol. VI: 1910‑1920]

(Walter Stevens Brown, Born July 25, 1875.)

Military History. —

Captain, 25th Infantry, Sept. 12, 1906.

At Orono, Me., Professor of Military Science and Tactics at University of Maine, to

(Transferred to 6th Infantry, May 5, 1909)

June, 1909.

Captain, U. S. A., Retired, Aug. 21, 1909,
For Disability Contracted in Line of Duty.

Since retirement, has resided at Portland, Maine.

Vol. VII
p491
[Supplement, Vol. VII: 1920‑1930]

Military History: —

Captain, U. S. A., Retired, Aug. 21, 1909,
For Disability Contracted in Line of Duty.

Civil History. — Since retirement, been in business in Alaska, British Columbia, Seattle, New York City, Maine and Michigan.

Vol. VIII
p121
[Supplement, Vol. VIII: 1930‑1940]

Military History: —

Capt., Ret., Aug. 21, 1909.

Civil History. — Since retirement, been in business in Alaska, British Columbia, Seattle, New York City, Maine and Michigan.

Vol. IX
p75
[Supplement, Vol. IX: 1940‑1950]

Military History: —

Capt Ret 21 Aug 09

Civil History. — Detroit Michb


Thayer's Notes:

a Capt. Brown's birthplace is from the 1910 Prism (the yearbook of the University of Maine), p29.

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b The most recent volume of the Supplements to Cullum's Register available to me (1950), which may also be the most recent volume in the public domain, does not record Capt. Brown as having died. I've been unable to discover any information as to his death.


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