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army officer

James Haynes Reeves, American army officer. Served as aide to Major General Joseph Wheeler, May-October 1898, Spanish-American War; member General Staff, 1923; Club: Army and Navy (Washington).

Background

Reeves, James Haynes was born on September 20, 1870 in Centre, Alabama, United States. Son of James A. and Mary E. (Haynes) Reeves.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1892. Graduate Infantry-Cavalry School, 1897, General staff schedul, 1920, Army War College, 1921.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant, cavalry, June 11, 1892. Advanced through grades to brigadier general, October 2, 1927.

Membership

Served as aide to Major General Joseph Wheeler, May-October 1898, Spanish-American War. Member General Staff, 1923. Club: Army and Navy (Washington).

Connections

Married Katharine V. S. Richardson, 1914.

father:
James A. Reeves

mother:
Mary E. (Haynes) Reeves

spouse:
Katharine V. S. Richardson