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MG Walter Augustus Bethel
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Birth: Oct. 25, 1866
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 11, 1954
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Bethel, Walter Augustus, Nov. 25, 1866 born in Ohio; June 12, 1889 graduated from West Point (14/49) and appointed additional 2ndlt., 4th U. S. Artillery Rgt. June 17, 1889 2ndlt. 1894-1895 chemistry instructor at West Point; Sept. 1, 1896 1stlt., 3rd U. S. Artillery Rgt. May 12, 1898 capt., assistant adjutant general, volunteers; June-November 1898 Puerto Rico expedi-tion; Dec. 31, 1898 discharged from volunteers; Feb. 2, 1901 capt., Artillery Corps; 1909-1914 professor of law at West Point; 1917-1920 briggen., judge advocate, American Expeditionary Force; 1923-1924 majgen, judge advocate, U. S. Army; 1924 retired for disability; Jan. 11, 1954 died at Walter Reed Army Hospital at Washington, D. C. and buried at West Point
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Strong Bethel (1883 - 1956)*
 
 Children:
  Frances Bethel Rowan (1906 - 1980)*
  Elizabeth Bethel (1906 - 1986)*
  Marguerite Bethel (1908 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
United States Military Academy Post Cemetery
West Point
Orange County
New York, USA
 
Created by: John Heseltine
Record added: Feb 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65577533
MG Walter Augustus Bethel
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MG Walter Augustus Bethel
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MG Walter Augustus Bethel
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