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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1904

Vol. V
p722
4239

(Born Can.)

John W. McKie

(Ap'd Wis.)

25

Born St. George, Ontario, Canada.a

Private and Sergeant, Company K, 3d Nebraska Volunteer Infantry, July 9, 1898 to May 11, 1899, before becoming a cadet.

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, June 19, 1900 to June 15, 1904, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

(Second Lieut., Coast Artillery Corps)

Served: At Fort Wadsworth, N. Y., to Sept., 1908.

(First Lieut., Coast Artillery Corps, Jan. 25, 1907)

— Graduated from Coast Artillery School, Aug., 1909; District Artillery Engineer and Ordnance Officer, Artillery District of Tampa, Fla., Sept., 1909 to –––––.

Vol. VI
p1087
[Supplement, Vol. VI: 1910‑1920]

(John William McKie, Born June 5, 1882.)

Military History. —

First Lieut., Artillery Corps, Jan. 25, 1907.

At Fort De Soto, Fla., Artillery Engineer and Ordnance Officer, District of Tampa, Sept. 4, 1909, to July 29, 1910; at Fort Dade, Fla., Adjutant, Artillery Engineer and Ordnance Officer, Artillery District of Tampa, July 30, 1910, to Jan. 24, 1912; at Fort Hamilton, N. Y., commanding company, Jan. 26, 1912, to

(Captain, Coast Artillery Corps, June 2, 1912)

(Captain, Quartermaster Corps, by Detail, March 3, 1914)

March 9, 1914; at Fort H. G. Wright, N. Y., Post Quartermaster, March 10, 1914, to Feb. 26, 1915; en route to Canal Zone, Panama, Feb. 27 to March 17, 1915; at Ancon, Canal Zone, Post Quartermaster March 8, 1915, to Aug. 13, 1917; en route to U. S., Aug. 14 to 24, 1917; at Hoboken, N. J., Assistant to Superintendent, Army Transport Service, Aug. 25, 1917, to

(Major, Temporary, of Infantry, Oct. 16, 1917)

Dec. 16,º 1917.

Died, Dec. 17,º 1917, at New York, N. Y.: Aged 35.

Portrait and obituary in Annual Report, Association of Graduates, for 1919.

Buried, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA.


Thayer's Note:

a Maj. McKie's birthplace is from his AOG obituary.


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