Henry Carpenter Smither Edit Profile
Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1897.
Commissioned 2d lieut., 8th Cavalry, June 11, 1897. Promoted through grades to major, January 30, 1917. Colonel Signal Corps (temporary), October 10, 1917.
Colonel United States of America, July 1, 1920. Brigadier general, June 18, 1925.
Served in Cuba, Spanish-American War, later in Philippines. Member General Staff Corps, 1913-1915.
Married Helen Lytle, June 28, 1900. Children: Bernice Lytle (Mistress.