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Charles Henry Barth, Sr
Birth: 1858
Death: Dec. 5, 1926
Leavenworth
Leavenworth County
Kansas, USA

United States Army Brigadier General. Born in Iowa, he graduated from West Point in 1881 and was commissioned an officer of the Engineer Corps. He served in the Apache Indian Campaign of 1881 and in the Philippine Insurrection 1899 to 1902 for which he was awarded a citation and Silver Star Medal. During World War I, for his service he was decorated by French Government with the Legion of Honor and Croix de Guerre Cross of War. After the war, he commanded the defenses of Manila and Subic Bays in 1921. He was also an instructor at the Infantry and Cavalry School, before retiring a Brigadier General. His son Charles H. Barth Jr. was also a US Army Brigadier General. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Harriet Barth (1864 - 1958)*
 
 Children:
  George Bittman Barth (1897 - 1969)*
  Charles Henry Barth (1903 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Leavenworth National Cemetery
Leavenworth
Leavenworth County
Kansas, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 31, 2000
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Charles Henry Barth, Sr
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Charles Henry Barth, Senior
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie, Historian
 Added: Jul. 3, 2015
USMA Class of 1881
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