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Charles Moore Gandy, American army officer. Mason.


Gandy, Charles Moore was born on November 6, 1857 in Ocean View, New Jersey, United States. Son of Lewis Corson and Eliza A. (Smith) Gandy.


Preparatory education S.Jersey Institute, Bridgeton, New Jersey. Doctor of Medicine Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, 1879.


Appointed assistant surgeon, December 3, 1883. Captain assistant surgeon, December 3, 1888. Major brigade surgeon vols., June 4, 1898.

Major chief surgeon, January 7, 1899. Honorary discharge from vols., March 22, 1899. Major surgeon United States of America, February 2, 1901.

Major medical corps, February 2, 1901. Lieutenant colonel, January 1, 1909. Colonel April 16, 1913.

Acting chief surgeon 4th Army Corps, October and November, 1898. Surgeon and professor military hygiene, United States Military Academy, 1906-1910. Chief surgeon Western Department, 1910-1911.

Assistant surgeon general’s office, Washington, 1912-1914. Chief surgeon Philippine Department, 1915-1916. Commanding Army and Navy General Hospital, Hot Springs, Arkansas, February 20, 1917-May 26, 1919.

Chief surgeon, Eastern Department, Governors Island, New York, 1919-1921. Retired November 6, 1921.




Married Emma R. Graham, November 6, 1884. Children: Charles Lewis, Lila Marguerite.

Lewis Corson Gandy

Eliza A. (Smith) Gandy

Emma R. Graham

Charles Lewis Gandy

Lila Marguerite Gandy