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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1910

Vol. V

(Born Min.)

Walter B. Robb

(Ap'd Min.)


Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, June 15, 1905 to June 15, 1910, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

(Second Lieut., 29th Infantry)

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

(Walter Browning Robb, Born Nov. 28, 1886.)

Military History. —

Second Lieut., 29th Infantry, June 15, 1910.

At Fort Porter, N. Y., from Sept. 14, 1910; Battalion Quartermaster and Commissary, July 1, 1911; Post Quartermaster, Dec. 24, 1911, to Oct. 31, 1912; on flood relief work in Ohio, March 27 to April 16, 1913; on leave of absence, July 2 to Sept. 1, 1914.

Transferred to 24th Infantry, Sept. 1, 1914.

Resigned, Sept. 1, 1914.


Major of Infantry, June 6, 1918.

At Infantry Replacement and Training Camp, Camp Lee, Va., June 16 to Sept. 14, 1918; at Washington, D. C. with War Plans and Operations Divisions of the General Staff, Sept. 14 to Dec. 20, 1918.

Honorably Discharged, Dec. 20, 1918.

Civil History. — Warehouse Manager and Assistant to Manager for Larkin & Co. of Buffalo, N. Y., from October, 1914.

Address: 175 Windsor Ave., Buffalo, N. Y.

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

Military History: —

Second Lieutenant of Infantry, June 15, 1910.

Resigned, Sept. 1, 1914.

Major of Infantry, June 6, 1918.

Honorably Discharged, Dec. 20, 1918.

Civil History: — Warehouse Manager and Assistant to Manager for Larkin Co., Inc., Buffalo, N. Y., from Oct. 1914 to June, 1918; since Jan. 1919, Vice President and Assistant Treasurer.

Address: 107 Lincoln Parkway, Buffalo, N. Y.

[Supplement, Vol. VIII: 1930‑1940]

Military History: —

2d Lt. Inf., June 15, 1910.

Resigned, Sept. 1, 1914.

Maj. Inf., June 6, 1918.

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

Military History: —

2 Lt Inf 15 Jun 10

Resd 1 Sep 14.

Maj Inf 6 Jun‑Dec 18

Civil History: — Vice Pres, Asst Treas and Secy, Larkin Warehouse Inc and Larkin Products Inc, 19–––; Vice Pres and Asst Treas, Buffalo Pottery, Inc. 160 Windsor Ave Buffalo 9 NY

Died in 1959.​a

Buried, Forest Lawn Cemetery, Buffalo, NY.

Thayer's Note:

a Maj. Robb died after the publication of Vol. IX (1950), the most recent volume of the Supplements to Cullum's Register available to me, which may also be the most recent volume in the public domain. The year of his death is from his tombstone, q.v.

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