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army officer

Chase Wilmot Kennedy, American army officer. Awarded badges Indian Wars, Spanish-American War, Philippine Insurrection, Cuban Occupation and war with Germany. Served in Cuba, Philippines, Alaska, France and Panama.

Background

Kennedy, Chase Wilmot was born on January 4, 1859 in Portsmouth, Ohio, United States. Son of Milton and Josephine Barclay (Hutchinson) Kennedy.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1883, Army War College, 1914.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant 3d Infantry, June 13, 1883. Promoted through grades to brigadier general, May 15, 1917. Major general (temporary), World War.

Promoted major general, retired, June 21, 1930.

Membership

Served in Cuba, Philippines, Alaska, France and Panama.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Lord Jewett, November 13, 1889.

father:
Milton Kennedy

mother:
Josephine Barclay (Hutchinson) Kennedy

spouse:
Elizabeth Lord Jewett