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Weston Percival CHAMBERLAIN Edit Profile

colonel , United States Army

Weston Percival CHAMBERLAIN, Colonel, United States Army. Member of Phi Beta Kappa; American Medical Association; American College, of Surgeons; A6sn. of Military Surgeons.

Background

CHAMBERLAIN, Weston Percival was born on June 4, 1871 in Bristol, Maine, United States. Son of Joseph Austin and Sarah Maria (Weston) Chamberlain.

Education

Bowdoin College, Bachelor of Arts, 1893. Medical Department, Harvard University, Münste.D., 1897. London School Tropical Medical, 1912.

Army War College, 1923.

Career

Boston, Massachusetts Lieutenant, 1898. Captain, 1903; Major, 1908. Lieutenant Colonel, 1916.

Colonel, 1917. Served in Spanish War, Philippine Insurrection, Mexico Border, World War. Pres, of Board for Study of Tropical Diseases in Philippine Islands, 1909-1912. Commandant, Army Medical School, 1923-1924.

Chief Health' Officer, Panama Canal, 1924-1929. Colonel, Medical Corps, in charge Professional Service Division, office of Surgeon General, United States Army. Awarded Distinguished Service Medal.

Membership

Member of Phi Beta Kappa. American Medical Association. American College, of Surgeons.

A6sn. of Military Surgeons. Clubs: Army and Navy (Washington), Chevy Chase (Chevy Chase, Maryland).

Connections

Spouse Eleanor Adele Stanton Bush, September 10, 1903.