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Percy M. ASHBURN

Percy M. ASHBURN, Colonel, United States Army.

Background

  • ASHBURN, Percy M. was born on July 28, 1872 in Batavia, Ohio, United States. Son of Allen Wright and Julia Margaret (Kennedy) Ashburn.

  • Education

    • Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1893.

    Career

    • Colonel, United States Army, 1917. President, Board of Tropical Diseases, Philippine Islands, 1905-1907, 1913-1914. Chief of Medical Service, Letterman General Hospital.

      1909-1911; Walter Reed General Hospital, 1915-1917. Commanding Officer, Medical Officers Training Camp, Fort Benjamin Harrison, Indiana, 1917. Served in American Expeditionary Forces, 1918-1919.

      Commanding Officer, Medical Field Service School, Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania, 1920-1923. Professor, Military Hygiene, West Point. New York, 1923-1927; Librarian, Army Medical Library, since 1927.

    Connections

    • Spouse Agnes Davis, July 6, 1896, Batavia, O.
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