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Davis, George Whitefield

Born: 1839 AD
Died: 1918 AD, at 79 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Administrators, General


1839 - Born in the village of Thompson, Connecticut, he was an engineer and Major General in the United States Army.

1885 - Assistant engineer on the construction project to build the Washington Monument, and was featured guests at the dedication ceremony.

1895 - He filled on opening on the Antietam Battlefield Board.

1899 - 1900 - Served as a military Governor of Puerto Rico.

1904 - 1905 - Became the first military Governor of the Panama Canal Zone.

1907 - 1915 - Chairman of the central committee of the American Red Cross.

1918 - He died on 21st of July.


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