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Gen Jay Leland Benedict
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Birth: Apr. 14, 1882
Hastings
Adams County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 1953, USA

Son of Fred Jay and Eliza (Calvert) Benedict.
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Born in Hastings, Nebraska, Jay L. Benedict received an appointment to West Point as a member of the class of 1904. He was commissioned as a field artillery officer and served on several staffs, graduating from the Army War College in 1926. He served on the War Department General Staff during World War II.
 (bio by: Arturo Lara) 
 
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 Parents:
  Frederick Jay Benedict (1849 - 1925)
  Eliza Calvert Benedict (1857 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Loretta Maher Benedict (1888 - 1982)
 
 Siblings:
  Jay Leland Benedict (1882 - 1953)
  Charles Calvert Benedict (1891 - 1925)*
  Gertrude Benedict Harse (1893 - 1971)*
  Janet Benedict Christopher (1898 - 1983)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Sec: 2, Site: 4961 - A
 
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Record added: Apr 08, 2009
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