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army officer

James Augustine Ryan, American army officer.

Background

Ryan, James Augustine was born on October 22, 1867 in Danbury, Connecticut, United States. Son of James Ryan and Hanna (Doran) Ryan.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1890. Honor graduate Infantry and Cavalry School, 1906.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant 10th Cavalry, June 12, 1890. First lieutenant, February 3, 1897. Captain 15th Cavalry, February 2, 1901.

Major 5th Cavalry, September 15, 1912. Assigned to 13th Cavalry, September 1, 1914. Lieutenant colonel, October 1, 1916.

Colonel, July 22, 1917. Brigadier general N.A., December 17, 1917. Appointed commander 1st Cavalry Brigade, 15th Cavalry Division.

Membership

Clubs: Army and Navy (Washington), Catholic (New York City).

Connections

Married Rosemary Tarleton, February 16, 1911.

father:
James Ryan Ryan

mother:
Hanna (Doran) Ryan

spouse:
Rosemary Tarleton