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army officer

James Buchanan Aleshire, American army officer. Served in operations against hostile Apache Indians, October, 1881-April, 1882.

Background

Aleshire, James Buchanan was born on October 31, 1856 in at Gallipolis, Ohio, United States. Son of Reuben and Margaret (Shepard) Aleshire.

Education

Educated Galia Academy, Gallipolis, O. Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1880.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant United States Cavalry, June 12, 1880. Advanced through the ranks to quartermaster general, United States of America, April 27, 1914.

Membership

Served in operations against hostile Apache Indians, October, 1881-April, 1882.

Connections

Married Harriet A. Dana, November 3, 1886.

father:
Reuben Aleshire

mother:
Margaret (Shepard) Aleshire

spouse:
Harriet A. Dana