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army officer

Edward A. Stockton, American army officer. Decorated Legion of Merit, French Croix de Guerre with gilt and silver stars. Member Sons of America Revolution.; Club: Army & Navy (Washington, District of Columbia).

Background

Stockton, Edward A. was born on April 22, 1886 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Edward A. and Sara E. (Mann) Stockton.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Central High School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1904. Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1908. Graduate Coast Artillery School, Fort Monroe, Virginia, 1927, Command and General staff schedul, 1928, Army War College, 1931.

Career

Roberts (Mistress Donald C. Graves). Commissioned Second lieutenant, Coast Attorney corpus, United States army, 1908. Advanced through the grades to brigadier general, 1941.

Later commanding general Harbor Defenses of San Francisco. Commanding Antiaircraft Replacement Training Center, Fort Eustis, Virginia.

Membership

Member Sons of America Revolution. Club: Army & Navy (Washington, District of Columbia).

Connections

Married Theodosia Roberts, March 25, 1908.

father:
Edward A. Stockton

mother:
Sara E. (Mann) Stockton

spouse:
Theodosia Roberts