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army officer (retired).

Arthur Stewart Conklin, American army officer (retired). Served as Second lieutenant, infantry, June 11, 1897; Served in P.R. campaign, Spanish-American War, 1898-1899, in Philippine Insurrection, 1900-1903; member Coast Artillery Board, 1911-1912; Member New York Society Military and Naval Officers of World War, Military Order of World War.; Club: Army and Navy (Washington).

Background

Conklin, Arthur Stewart was born on November 27, 1872 in near Rochester, New York, United States. Son of Melvin Mott and Jeanette (Hutchins) Conklin.

Education

Student mechanic engineering Cornell Univercity, 1891-1893. Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1897, School Submarine Defense, Fort Totten, New York, 1906, Army War College, 1925, Command and General staff schedul, Fort Leavenworth, 1926.

Career

Served as Second lieutenant, infantry, June 11, 1897. Translations to artillery, April 2, 1898. Promoted through grades to brigadier general, July 1, 1935.

Membership

Served as Second lieutenant, infantry, June 11, 1897. Served in P.R. campaign, Spanish-American War, 1898-1899, in Philippine Insurrection, 1900-1903. Member Coast Artillery Board, 1911-1912.

Member New York Society Military and Naval Officers of World War, Military Order of World War. Club: Army and Navy (Washington).

Connections

Married Beatrice O’Meara, July 25, 1926.

father:
Melvin Mott Conklin

mother:
Jeanette (Hutchins) Conklin

spouse:
Beatrice O’Meara