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Maj Bertram L Cadwalader
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Birth: Feb. 4, 1875
Sacramento County
California, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 1936
San Francisco County
California, USA

World War I


Heart Attack Kills Major Cadwalader--
San Francisco, Nov. 2, Major Bertram L. Cadwalader, 60, 2174 Green Street, prominent military figure here, died yesterday morning at the Letterman General Hospital of a heart attack. He had been ill for some time.
Surviving are a sister, Mrs. Lorenzo M. Avenall, 2174 Green Street; a sister-in-law, Mrs. George L. Cadwalader, and a nephew, George L. Cadwalader, 1942 Pacific Avenue. Funeral services are pending. (Oakland Tribune, Oakland, CA 2 November 1936)

Retired Officer Dies--
...He commanded the 253d Regiment in fighting in Argonne Wood, and was stationed three years at Berlin, Germany, as one of the military attaches of the American embassy. Cadwalader played football at Yale, and his brother, the late Geroge L. Cadwalader, was a well known early-day center rush. (Galveston Daily News, Galveston, TX, November 2, 1936)
Family links: 
  George Cadwalader (1830 - 1884)
  Eliza Bowen Cadwalader (1835 - 1908)
  Howell Franklyn Wells (1862 - 1908)**
  Lucius D. Wells (1865 - 1880)**
  Bertram L Cadwalader (1875 - 1936)
*Calculated relationship
Note: Additional information provided by Merllene (#47157899)
San Francisco National Cemetery
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA
Plot: Section OS, Row 43A, Site 1
Created by: Carol
Record added: Apr 16, 2008
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Maj Bertram L Cadwalader
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Maj Bertram L Cadwalader
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