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army officer

Harry Lee Steele, American army officer. Served in Question Manager Corps in P.I. and China, 1915-1916, in Panama, 1919-1922, Hawaii, 1931-1934.

Background

Steele, Harry Lee was born on June 28, 1874 in Benton Company, Arkansas, United States. Son of John Bell and Mary (Van Winkle) Steele.

Education

Graduate Rogers (Arkansas) Academy, 1894, Army War College, 1928.

Career

Enlisted as private, Battery A, 5th Artillery, United States of America, August 27, 1895, and promoted through grades to major general, chief of coast artillery, February 9, 1935.

Membership

Served in Question Manager Corps in P.I. and China, 1915-1916, in Panama, 1919-1922, Hawaii, 1931-1934.

Connections

Married Cornelia Elizabeth Lundeen, December 25, 1901. Children: Lee, John Chandler, Lundeen Van Winkle, Ruth.

father:
John Bell Steele

mother:
Mary (Van Winkle) Steele

spouse:
Cornelia Elizabeth Lundeen

children:
Lee Steele

John Chandler Steele

Lundeen Van Winkle Steele

Ruth Steele