COL Byron Lakin Bargar

COL Byron Lakin Bargar

New Castle, Belmont County, Ohio, USA
Death 14 Jun 1943 (aged 76)
Rio Grande City, Starr County, Texas, USA
Burial San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA
Plot Section PI Site 91
Memorial ID 47809898 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Graduated from Yale University law school class of 1892.
He joined his father in the law practice of Bargar and Bargar.

He married Florence Neil (1873-1951) the daughter of Colonel Henry M. Neil and granddaughter of William Neil who built the Neil House in Columbus, Ohio.

Lt. Col. U.S. Army.
Buried at Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery, Jan. 16, 1947.
He was a Captain in the Spanish-American War and served as Colonel of the 4th Ohio Infantry prior to World War I. He also served as a Colonel in the Inspector General's Department in the 37th Division during World War I.

Divorced at time of death and was the son of Gilbert H. Bargar and Jane Bargar, per Texas Death certificate informant Capt. P.N. Spillar, Fort Ringgold, Texas.
In 1947 remains from Fort Ringgold post cemetery were reinterred at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio.

Planning a visit to Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery?

  • Maintained by: ; )
  • Originally Created by: Renee
  • Added: 8 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 47809898
  • Michael Allison
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for COL Byron Lakin Bargar (12 Jan 1867–14 Jun 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 47809898, citing Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by ; ) (contributor 47634346) .