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army officer

William George Haan, American army officer. Served in Cuba and Philippines, 1898-1901.

Background

Haan, William George was born on October 4, 1863 in Crown Point, Indiana, United States. Son of Nicholas and Anna M. Haan.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1889, Army War College, 1905.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant 1st Artillery, June 12, 1889. Translations to 5th Artillery, January 29, 1891. First lieutenant, August 29, 1896.

Captain actg. quartermaster vols., October 17, 1898. Honorary discharge from vols., March 23, 1901. Captain Artillery Corps, United States of America, February 2, 1901.

Major, April 9, 1907. Lieutenant colonel Coast Artillery Corps, December 6, 1911. Colonel, July 1, 1916.

Brigadier general N.A., August 5, 1917.

Membership

Served in Cuba and Philippines, 1898-1901.

Connections

Married Margaret H. Haan, August 16, 1905.

father:
Nicholas Haan

mother:
Anna M. Haan

spouse:
Margaret H. Haan