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army officer

Henry Alexander Greene, American army officer. Served in Texas; member board to select 1st general staff of the army, 1903, and; member War College Board, 1903-1904; Mason.

Background

Greene, Henry Alexander was born on August 5, 1856 in Matteawan, New York, United States. Son of Edgar Gale and Margaret Dundee (Scott) Greene.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1879.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant 20th Infantry, June 13, 1879. First lieutenant, July 24, 1886. Captain, October 14, 1891.

Major 14th Infantry, May 31, 1900. Lieutenant colonel 1st Infantry, August 8, 1903. Colonel 10th Infantry, October 20, 1906.

Brigadier general, November 19, 1914. Major general, August 5, 1917.

Membership

Served in Texas; member board to select 1st general staff of the army, 1903, and. Member War College Board, 1903-1904.

Connections

Married Augusta B. Barlow, December 21, 1881.

father:
Edgar Gale Greene

mother:
Margaret Dundee (Scott) Greene

spouse:
Augusta B. Barlow