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Frank Daniel Webster, American army officer. Mason, Elk.


Webster, Frank Daniel was born on September 11, 1866 in Rolla, Missouri, United States. Son of Henry and Melinda (Burlingame) Webster.


Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1889, Infantry and Cavalry School, 1897. Army War College, 1913.


Commissioned Second lieutenant 25th Infantry, June 12, 1889. Translations to 6th Infantry, October 3, 1889. First lieutenant 20th Infantry, December 7, 1896.

Captain 18th Infantry, September 8, 1899. Translations to 20th Infantry, December 6, 1899. Major infantry, March 11, 1911.

Assigned to 20th Infantry, July 14, 1911. Lieutenant colonel 22d Infantry, July 1, 1916. Colonel, June 30, 1917.

Brigadier general N.A., December 17, 1917. A.d.c. to Brig. General Loyd Wheaton, in Alabama, Florida and Georgia, 1898, and in Philippine Islands, 1899-1902. Again in P.I., 1904-1906, 1909-1911.


Mason, Elk.


Married Anna G. Angell, December 4, 1900.

Henry Webster

Melinda (Burlingame) Webster

Anna G. Angell