Engineering work with Pennsylvania R.R. and Catskill Aqueduct, New York, until 1913. Second in command Lieutenant engrs., United States of America, March 8, 1913. Captain, July 1, 1916.
Major (temporary), August 5, 1917. Lieutenant colonel (temporary), 1918-1920. Major engrs., United States of America, July 1, 1920.
Organized and commanded 56th Engineers in France. In charge searchlight operations, American Expeditionary Force, August 1917, to close of war. Appointed chief engineer Alaska Road Commission, July 1, 1920.
V. chairman Alaska R.R., April 1-September 30, 1923, chief engineer since October 1, 1923-March 15, 1924. United States district engineer, St. Louis, Missouri, 1924-1930. Engineer commissioner District of Columbia, 1930-1934.
Retired as lieutenant colonel, 1934.
Born November 4, 1884