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army officer

Oscar Bergstrom Abbott, American army officer. Mason.

Background

Abbott, Oscar Bergstrom was born on October 8, 1890 in San Antonio, Texas, United States. Son of Thomas Henry and Johanna (Heilickman) Abbott.

Education

Student, Texas Agriculture and Mech. College, 1910-1911, Bachelor of Laws, Washington College of Law, 1936.

Career

Enlisted in 2d Infantry Texas National Guard, 1916, second in command Lieutenant cavalry, 1917, advanced through the grades to brigadier general (temporary), 1943. Legion of Merit (Legionnaire).

Membership

Mason.; Clubs: Army-Navy (Washington, District of Columbia), Country (Arlington, Virginia).

Connections

Married Sally Elizabeth Stephens, January 17, 1918. Children: Albert William, Leonard Johnstone.

father:
Thomas Henry Abbott

mother:
Johanna (Heilickman) Abbott

spouse:
Sally Elizabeth Stephens

children:
Leonard Johnstone Abbott

Albert William Abbott