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Granville Roland Fortescue
Birth: Oct. 12, 1875
Death: Apr. 21, 1952

Major United States Army, Newspaper Correspondent and Author. He served as Private, and Corporal 1st United States Volunteer Cavalry (Rough Riders) in 1898, being wounded in action at San Juan Hill, Cuba in July 1898. He was the author of "At The Front With Three Armies" 1914, "Russia The Balkans and the Dardanelles" 1915, "Forearmed" 1916, "France Bears The Burden" 1917 and the Plays Delores 1915,Love and Live 1921, The Unbeliever 1925, Frontline and Dead Line 1937. He was the fiction editor of Liberty Magazine 1930. 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Barnwell Roosevelt (1829 - 1906)
  Marion Theresa O'Shea Fortescue Roosevelt
 
 Spouse:
  Grace Bell Fortescue (1883 - 1979)*
 
 Children:
  Thalia Fortescue Massie Uptigrove (1911 - 1963)*
  Kenyon Fortescue Reynolds (1914 - 1990)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Ellis Roosevelt (1853 - 1939)**
  Robert B Roosevelt (1866 - 1929)**
  Granville Roland Fortescue (1875 - 1952)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 3, Lot #2055-B-1, Map Grid R15
 
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Record added: Jun 07, 1999
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- Lazer
 Added: Apr. 21, 2014
Sir, Thank You sir for your service, this is coming from the 5 Miller brothers who also proudly served Our Country.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Mar. 30, 2014

- Doug Lind
 Added: Oct. 30, 2013
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