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army officer

George Windle Read, American army officer. Served on frontier, 1883-1889.

Background

Read, George Windle was born on November 19, 1860 in Indianola, Iowa, United States. Son of James Crisfield and Elizabeth Snell (Windle) Read.

Education

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

Career

General S. B. M. Young, United States of America, September 2, 1886. Children—Burton Young, Margaret Elizabeth, George W. Commissioned Second lieutenant, 16th Infantry, June 13, 1883. Promoted through grades to major general, March 8, 1921.

Membership

Served on frontier, 1883-1889.

Connections

Married Burton, d.; children: Burton Young, Margaret Elizabeth, George W. Commissioned.

father:
James Crisfield Read

mother:
Elizabeth Snell (Windle) Read

spouse:
Burton

children:
Burton Young Read

Margaret Elizabeth Read

George W. Commd Read