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army officer

Charles C. Brown, American army officer.

Background

Brown, Charles C. was born on January 3, 1890 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of Orville LeRoy and Sue Dee (Grainger) Brown.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, Virginia, 1910.

Career

Graduate, First Officers Training Camp, Fort Riley, Kansas, commissioned captain, infantry, O.R.C., 1917. Served with 92d (colored) Division, American Expeditionary Force, through World War I. Promoted major, battalion commander 317th Ammunition Train, 1918.

Appointment captain, Quartermaster Corps., United States Army, 1920, transferred to Field Artillery, 1924, and advanced through the grades to brigadier general, 1944. Address: Washington, District of Columbia.

Connections

Married Anna Marie Sahm, June 24, 1916.

father:
Orville LeRoy Brown

mother:
Sue Dee (Grainger) Brown

spouse:
Anna Marie Sahm