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army officer

William Herbert Allaire, American army officer. Served as Second lieutenant, First lieutenant, then captain, 23d Infantry, 1898; Served in the Southwest until 1893.

Background

Allaire, William Herbert was born on January 1, 1858 in Pocahontas, Arkansas, United States. Son of William Herbert and Nancy Green (James) Allaire.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1882.

Career

Served as Second lieutenant, First lieutenant, then captain, 23d Infantry, 1898. Advanced through grades (in various infantry companies) to brigadier general, August 15, 1917.

Membership

Served as Second lieutenant, First lieutenant, then captain, 23d Infantry, 1898. Served in the Southwest until 1893.

Connections

Married Florence Benton Whitehead, May 14, 1902.

father:
William Herbert Allaire

mother:
Nancy Green (James) Allaire

spouse:
Florence Benton Whitehead