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army officer

Charles Evans Kilbourne, American army officer. Served in signal corps, 1871-1884 and 1890-1893.

Background

Kilbourne, Charles Evans was born on January 17, 1844 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Son of Lincoln and Jane (Evans) Kilbourne.

Education

Graduate West Point, 1866. Under instruction Artillery School, Fort Monroe, Virginia, 1869-1870 (honor graduate, 1870).

Career

Appointed Second lieutenant 2d artillery, June 18, 1866. First lieutenant, December 3, 1868. Captain signal corps, December 20, 1896.

Major in pay department, November 6, 1893.

Membership

Served in signal corps, 1871-1884 and 1890-1893.

Connections

Married Ada J. Coolidge, April.

father:
Lincoln Kilbourne

mother:
Jane (Evans) Kilbourne

spouse:
Ada J. Coolidge