|Death: ||Apr. 14, 1932|
Graduated 1888 Lincoln University, Pennsylvania. 1890 valedictorian graduate of Law, Northwestern University. Assistant Attorney General of Illinois in 1891. Major of 8th Infantry Illiois, Spanish- American War in Cuba. Colonel of Illinois 370th Infantry WWI in France 1917. First Black-American soldier to rise above rank of Colonel in 1918 when promoted to Brigadier-General. Denison retired military in 1922.
Oak Woods Cemetery
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Record added: Jun 01, 2008
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