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army officer

Edmund Walton Hill, American army officer. Member Kappa Sigma.

Background

Hill, Edmund Walton was born on April 26, 1896 in New London, Connecticut, United States. Son of Rowland D. and Angeline (Walton) Hill.

Education

Student, Norwich Free Academy, 1909-1914, Case School of Applied Science, 1914-1915, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1916-1917. Graduate Air Corps Tactical School, Command and General staff schedul, Army War College.

Career

1 stepdau., Mistress John A. Maynard. Commissioned Second lieutenant Infantry, United States Army, August 9, 1917, transferred to air service, 1920, and advanced through the grades to brigadier general, 1942. Air inspector, United States Army Air Forces, July 1941 to July 1942.

Commanding general, United States Army Forces, Northern Ireland. Coordinator Inter-American Defense Board.

Membership

Member Kappa Sigma.

Connections

Married Mary Elizabeth Wilson, September 1, 1926. Married second, Mildred Cary Eaton, October 21, 1962.

father:
Rowland D. Hill

mother:
Angeline (Walton) Hill

spouses:
Mary Elizabeth Wilson

Mildred Cary Eaton