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army officer

Abraham Grant Lott, American army officer. Awarded Distinguished Service Medal (United States). Served on the Western plains, in Cuba, the Philippines, Panama, France and Hawaii.; Club: Army and Navy (Washington).

Background

Lott, Abraham Grant was born on June 21, 1871 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Jacob and Joanna (Houghtlin) Lott.

Education

Graduated from the high school, Abilene, Kansas, 1889, United States Military Academy, 1896, Army School of the Line, 1911, Army Staff College, 1912, Army War College, 1923.

Career

Commissioned additional Second lieutenant cavalry, United States Army, June 12, 1896. Advanced through grades to brigadier general, December 20, 1927. Retired June 30, 1935.

Membership

Served on the Western plains, in Cuba, the Philippines, Panama, France and Hawaii. Club: Army and Navy (Washington).

Connections

Married Clara Buel Mercur, 1897.

father:
Jacob Lott

mother:
Joanna (Houghtlin) Lott

spouse:
Clara Buel Mercur