Alexander Elliot Williams Edit Profile
Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1898, Army War College, 1923.
Commissioned Second lieutenant infantry, 1898. Advanced through grades to colonel, detailed brigadier general Quartermaster Corps., 1920-1921. In Santiago campaign, 1898, and in Cuba until 1900.
In Philippines, 1900-1902. Detailed in Quartermaster Corps., 1907, and in charge water transportation in Philippines. Quartermaster Militia Bureau, Washington, 1916-1917.
In charge depot at Montoir, France, 1918-1919. Detailed as chief quartermaster 3d Army, 1919, and went into Germany. Assistant to quartermaster general, Washington, 1919-1922.
At War College, 1922-1923, Field Artillery School, 1923-1924. Chief of staff, 82d Division, 1924-1926. Quartermaster duties, 1926-1930.
Handled pilgrimage of War Mothers, New York, 1930-1931. Appointed assistant to quartermaster general for 4 years from 1931, with rank of brigadier general.
Clubs: Army and Navy (Washington), Army and Navy (Manila).
Married Janie McBryde, December 29, 1899.