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army officer

William Earl Chambers, American army officer. Decorated Distinguished Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Philippine Distinguished Service Star. Member Massachusetts Society of Cincininati, S.A.R., Tau Kappa Epsilon.

Background

Chambers, William Earl was born on February 9, 1892 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of William Henry and Charlotte (Stilson) Chambers.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1916. Graduate Infantry School, 1922. Distinguished graduated from Command and General staff schedul, 1926.

Graduated from Army War College, 1934. Air Corps Tactical School, 1937.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant, United States Army, June 12, 1912, promoted through grades to brigadier general, June 20, 1942.

Membership

Member Massachusetts Society of Cincininati, S.A.R., Tau Kappa Epsilon.

Connections

Married Aline Ingram, December 11, 1920.; married second Thekla Glenn Harshberger, September 14, 1950. Children: William E., Margaret Aline (wife of Hiram W. Rainey, Junior.

father:
William Henry Chambers

mother:
Charlotte (Stilson) Chambers

spouses:
Aline Ingram

2d Thekla Glenn Harshberger

children:
William E. Chambers

Margaret Aline (wife of Hiram W. Rainey Chambers

Jr Chambers