Walter Campbell Sweeney Edit Profile
Graduate Linsly Institute, Wheeling, 1895. Distinguished graduate School of Line, United States Army, 1912. Graduated from Army Staff College, 1913, Army War College, 1920.
Colonel Richard B. Gayle), Colonel Walter Campbell, Anne-Eloise (major WAC). Enlisted as private 1st West Virginia Infantry Volumes, May 1898, and advanced to Second lieutenant, Spanish-American War. Second in command Lieutenant Infantry United States Army, June 1, 1899.
Advanced through grades to major general, June 1, 1938.
Served in Philippine Insurrection, 1901, Pulajane campaign, 1906-1907, Moro outbreaks, 1910-1911. Member S.A.R., Sojourners, Military Order World War, American Legion. Mason (Shriner).; Clubs: Army and Navy (Washington).
Married Anne McConnell, April. Children: Elizabeth Josephine (wife of Lieutenant.