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army officer.

Charles Duval Roberts, American army officer. Awarded Distinguished Service Medal, Congressional Medal of Honor (United States); Croix de Guerre (France); Officer Order of Leopold (Belgium). Served in Spanish-American War, Philippine Insurrection, World War.; Member S.A.R., loyal Legion of United States, Military Order World War, American Legion, American Military Institute, Order of Indian Wars of the United States.

Background

Roberts, Charles Duval was born on June 18, 1873 in Cheyenne Agency, South Dakota, United States. Son of Cyrus Swan and Nannie (DuVal) Roberts.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1897. Honor graduated from Army School of Line, 1912. Graduated from Army Staff College, 1913, Army War College, 1920.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant infantry United States Army, June 11, 1897. Advanced through grades to colonel, July 1, 1920. Brigadier general, February 19, 1929.

Retired June 18, 1937.

Membership

Served in Spanish-American War, Philippine Insurrection, World War. Member S.A.R., loyal Legion of United States, Military Order World War, American Legion, American Military Institute, Order of Indian Wars of the United States. Clubs: Army and Navy (Washington).

Connections

Married Eugenia Bradford, November 16, 1898. Children: Heyward Bradford, Thomas DuVal, Charles DuVal (deceased), Eugenia Bradford.

father:
Cyrus Swan Roberts

mother:
Nannie (DuVal) Roberts

spouse:
Eugenia Bradford

children:
Heyward Bradford Roberts

Thomas DuVal Roberts

Charles DuVal Roberts (deceased)

Eugenia Bradford Roberts