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Irving Hale
Birth: Aug. 28, 1861
Bloomfield
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 26, 1930
Denver
Denver County
Colorado, USA

United States Army Brevet Brigadier General. In 1899, he founded the Veterans of Foreign Wars. He commanded the 1st Colorado Infantry Volunteers during the Spanish-American War. He was awarded the Silver Star and brevetted Brigadier General on August 13 1898 for "distinguished gallantry in action". After founding the Veterans of Foreign Wars, he served as commander of VFW Post #1 in Denver and designed the Cross of Malta emblem currently used by the Veterans of Foreign Wars.  (bio by: Eric Crow) 
 
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 Children:
  Hope Hale (____ - 1902)*
  John Huntington Hale (1891 - 1907)*
  Marjory King Hale (1898 - 1923)*
  Irving Hale (1906 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairmount Cemetery
Denver
Denver County
Colorado, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Eric Crow
Record added: Apr 29, 2006
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