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army officer

Charles Higbee Bridges, American army officer. Served in Santiago Campaign, War with Spain, 1898.

Background

Bridges, Charles Higbee was born on March 1, 1873 in Whitehall, Illinois, United States. Son of Jehoshaphat and Annette (Cheney) Bridges.

Education

Grad United States Military Academy, 1897, Army School of the Line, 1908, Army Signal School, 1909, Army War College, 1920.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant, United States Army, June 11, 1897. Promoted through grades to colonel, July 1, 1920. Colonel (temporary) World War.

Membership

Served in Santiago Campaign, War with Spain, 1898. Clubs: Army and Navy, Chevy Chase.

Connections

Married Mistress.

father:
Jehoshaphat Bridges

mother:
Annette (Cheney) Bridges

spouse:
Mistress