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army officer

Bernard Robertson Peyton, American army officer. Served as captain with 6th Field Artillery, 1st Division, France, 1917-1919; Club: Rotary (president 1939), Palo Alto, Calif.

Background

Peyton, Bernard Robertson was born on September 24, 1886 in Raymond, Mississippi, United States. Son of John William and Lucretia (Moseley) Peyton.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1910. Graduate Mounted Service School, 1914, Field Artillery School, 1923, Command and General staff schedul, 1925, Army War College, 1933.

Career

1 daughter, Evelyn Haile (wife of Captain Richard Watson, United States of America). Commissioned Second lieutenant, Field Artillery, United States Army, 1910. Advanced through the grades to colonel 1939.

Membership

Served as captain with 6th Field Artillery, 1st Division, France, 1917-1919. Club: Rotary (president 1939), Palo Alto, Calif.

Connections

Married Evelyn Haile, June 20, 1917.

father:
John William Peyton

mother:
Lucretia (Moseley) Peyton

spouse:
Evelyn Haile