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Edwin Dyson BRICKER

Edwin Dyson BRICKER, Colonel United States Army.

Background

  • BRICKER, Edwin Dyson was born on November 24, 1875 in ChamRjrsburg, Pennsylvania.

  • Education

    • Pennsylvania State College; United States Military Academy., 1898

    Career

    • I. Spanish American War, 1898- 1901. Service in World War as Chief Purchasing Officer of the Ordnance Dept, in Europe and Ordnance reprinted on the General Purchasing Board In command of Watervliet Arsenal, New York, 1923-1929. Chief of Technical Staff, Office of the Chief of Ordnance, War Department, since 1928.

      Decorations: Citation for gallantry in action in Santiago Campaign, 1898. In Philippine Insurrection, 1899. Distinguished Service Medal for service during the World War.

      Officier de la Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur’Honneur.

    Membership

    • Clubs: University (New York City) Racquet, (Philadelphia), Army and Navy, Chevy Chase, (Washington District of Columbia).

    Connections

    • Spouse Emma Lena Braunersreuther, January 23, 1901, Manila, P.
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