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army officer.

James Irvin Muir, American army officer. Member Phi Kappa Tau, Scabbard and Blade; member Pershing Rifles.; Club: Chesapeake Bay Yacht, Episcopalian. S.A.R.

Background

Muir, James Irvin was born on August 28, 1888 in Fort D. A. Russell, Wyoming, United States. Son of Charles Henry and May (Bennett) Muir.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1910. Graduate Field Officers Course, Infantry School, 1924. Honor graduated from Command and General staff schedul, 1925.

Graduated from Army War College, 1930.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant Infantry, June 15, 1910. Promoted through grades to major general, United States Army, February 15, 1942.

Membership

Member Phi Kappa Tau, Scabbard and Blade. Member Pershing Rifles. Club: Chesapeake Bay Yacht, Episcopalian.

Connections

Married Caroline Hall Lewis, July 2, 1910. Children: Edith May (deceased), James Irvin, Thomas Farley (deceased).

father:
Charles Henry Muir

mother:
May (Bennett) Muir

spouse:
Caroline Hall Lewis

children:
Edith May Muir (deceased)

James Irvin Muir

Thomas Farley Muir (deceased)