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army officer

Daniel Frank Craig, American army officer. awarded D. Served in Philippines, 1898-1901, and 1904-1907.

Background

Craig, Daniel Frank was born on October 3, 1875 in Mahaska Company, Iowa, United States. Son of Samuel Craig.

Education

Graduate Mounted Service School, 1910. Distinguished graduated from Army School of the Line, 1912. Graduate Army Staff College, 1916.

Graduate General Staff College, 1921.

Career

Commissioned First lieutenant 20th Kansas Infantry, May 10, 1898. Captain, May 9, 1899. Honorary discharge, July 12, 1899.

Captain 36th United States Infantry, July 5, 1899. Honorary mustered out, March 16, 1901. Second in command Lieutenant Artillery Corps, May 8, 1901.

First lieutenant, July 28, 1903. Captain, January 25, 1907. Assigned to 4th Field Artillery, June 6, 1907.

Major, May 15, 1917; colonel N.A., August 5, 1917. Brigadier general (temporary), October 1, 1918.

Membership

Served in Philippines, 1898-1901, and 1904-1907.

Connections

Married Florence Elizabeth Burt, May 19, 1906.

father:
Samuel Craig. Craig

spouse:
Florence Elizabeth Burt