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Col Charles McClure

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Col Charles McClure

Birth
Carlinville, Macoupin County, Illinois, USA
Death 19 Nov 1913 (aged 57)
Haines, Haines Borough, Alaska, USA
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 2
Memorial ID 26545323 View Source

Commander, 30th U. S. Infantry

Son of James Allen McClure 2nd and Ellen Collins.

He was an 1879 graduate of West Point. He was the Judge Advocate of the Department of Columbia for four years. He was a Special Assistant to the Judge Advocate General in the revision and codification of military laws. He participated in battles in Cuba and the Philippines during the Spanish American War. He was Assistant to General Ainsworth, Chief of Staff of the United States Army in Washington. He served as Colonel of the 30th United States Infantry at San Francisco. His last post was as Commandant of Fort Seward in the Territory of Alaska.


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  • Created by: EFB III
  • Added: 2 May 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 26545323
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/26545323/charles-mcclure : accessed ), memorial page for Col Charles McClure (28 Sep 1856–19 Nov 1913), Find a Grave Memorial ID 26545323, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by EFB III (contributor 46863003) .