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army officer

Joseph Theodore Dickman, American army officer. Awarded Distinguished Service Medal (United States); Croix de Guerre, Commander Legion of Honor (French); Knight Commander of the Bath (England); Order of Leopold (Belgian); Grand Officer Crown of Italy, etc.

Background

Dickman, Joseph Theodore was born on October 6, 1857 in Dayton, Ohio, United States. Son of Theodore and Mary (Weinmar) Dickman.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1881. Honorary graduate Infantry and Cavalry School, 1883. Graduated from Army War College, Washington, 1905.

(Doctor of Laws, University of Vermont).

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant 3d Cavalry, June 11, 1881. Promoted through grades to brigadier general United States of America, 1917. Major general N.A., August 5, 1917.

Retired as major general, October 6, 1921.

Connections

Married Mary Rector, September 26, 1882.

father:
Theodore Dickman

mother:
Mary (Weinmar) Dickman

spouse:
Mary Rector