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Frank Long Winn
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Birth: Oct. 4, 1864
Winchester
Clark County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 24, 1941
Palo Alto
Santa Clara County
California, USA

Chicago Tribune (IL) - February 25, 1941

Maj. Gen. Frank L. Winn.

Deceased Name: Maj. Gen. Frank L. Winn

Palo Alto, Cal., Feb. 24 (AP). -- Maj. Gen. Frank L. Winn, 76, retired army officer, died today. The general, born in Winchester, Ky., was cited for gallantry in the Spanish American war in Cuba and the Philippine insurrection, and the world war was decorated by both the American and French governments. Interment will be in Arlington National cemetery.

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Frank Long Winn was a graduate of the U. S. Military Academy at West Point, Class of 1886. He fought in Cuba in the Spanish-American War, against insurgents in the Philippines, and in France as a division commander in World War I, and was several decorated for gallantry in action. A very detailed but still summary career biography of him is given in entry #3158 in Cullum's Biographical Register of the Graduates of the Military Academy; it is online at http://bit.ly/Cullum3158.
 
 
Note: MAJ GEN US ARMY KY RETD
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 3, Grave 1831
 
Created by: John C. Anderson
Record added: Mar 07, 2010
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