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army officer

Thomas Buchanan Dugan, American army officer. Served in army posts in Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri, to 1898.

Background

Dugan, Thomas Buchanan was born on July 27, 1858 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. Son of Cumberland and Hariet (Buchanan) Dugan.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1882, Army War College, 1913.

Career

General Henry W. Wessells, United States of America, November 24, 1897. Children—Cumberland, Thomas B., Eliza Lane. Commissioned additional Second lieutenant 10th Cavalry, June 13, 1882.

Second lieutenant, June 26, 1882. Promoted through grades to colonel, December 9, 1915. Commanding company Apache Indian Scouts, 1884-1885.

Brigadier general N.A., August 5, 1917. Retired July 27, 1922. Brigadier general regular army, by special act of Congress, February 28, 1927.

Membership

Served in army posts in Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri, to 1898.

Connections

Married Geraldine, d. Children: Cumberland, Thomas B., Eliza Lane.

father:
Cumberland Dugan

mother:
Hariet (Buchanan) Dugan

spouse:
Geraldine

children:
Cumberland Dugan

Thomas B. Dugan

Eliza Lane Dugan