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1883--Charles W. McClure--1940
Lt. Colonel-US Army
1919 Motor Train Expeditionary Commander

Born
July 23
1883--Charles W. McClure--1940
Lt. Colonel-US Army
1919 Motor Train Expeditionary Commander
Passed
June 20








Charles W. McClure

Lt. Colonel-US Army
1919 Motor Train Expeditionary Commander
Age 36



# YEAR POSITION EMPLOYER CITY STATE AGE DATE SOURCE VIEW
1 1883 Born Charles & Mae McClure Carlinville IL 0 July 23 Family Click
2 1903 Appointed Class of 1904 US Military Academy West Point NY 20 June 19 NYT Click
3 1903 Living With Parents Hotel Ste Claire Detroit MI 20 Sept 28 U of M Click
4 1903 Enrolled As Literary Student Unitversity of Michigan Ann Arbor MI 20 Sept 28 U of M Click
5 1905 Designated For Appt-2nd Lt. US Army Carlinville IL 21 April 12 WP Click
6 1905 Commissioned 2nd Lieut. US Army ?? ?? 21 June 3  Family Click
7 1905 Entered Service US Army-7th Infantry ?? ?? 21 June 5 U of M Click
8 1905 Ordered To Report To CO US Army-7th Infantry Washington DC 22 Dec 19 WP Click
9 1905 4 Day Leave of Absence US Army-7th Infantry Washington DC 22 Dec 22 WP Click
10 1909 Married-Bedside Ceremony Justine Semmes Moran Detroit MI 25 April 17 DP Click
11 1909 Leaves for The Philippines US Army-7th Infantry Detroit MI 25 April 28 DN Click
12 1910 2nd Lieutenant-Camp Eldridge US Army-7th Infantry Luzon PI 26 ?? USC-1910 Click
13 1911 Promoted to 1st Lieutenant US Army-7th Infantry ?? ?? 27 April 11 U of M Click
14 1917 Promoted To Captain US Army-13th Infantry-Co L ?? ?? ?? June 1 U of M Click
15 1917 Promoted to Major US Army-Field Artillery ?? ?? ?? Aug 12 U of M Click
16 1917 Commander-Motor Battalion US Army-317 Ammo Train ?? ?? ?? Aug 12 U of M Click
17 1917 Daughter Born Valerie Justine McClure San Francisco CA 34 Aug 23 SFC Click
18 1917 Justine Passes-Parents Home Complications From Childbirth Detroit MI 34 Nov 21 Family Click
19 1917 Justine's Funeral St Peter & St Paul's Church Detroit MI 34 Nov 24 DN Click
20 1918 Sailed For France US Army ?? ?? 34 June U of M Click
21 1918 Promoted To Lt. Colonel US Army-339 Infantry 85th Div Voges Sector France 35 Sept 9 U of M Click
22 1918 Commander-307 Ammo Train US Army-82nd Division Argoune France 35 Oct 3 U of M Click
23 1918 Cited By Letter For Conduct US Army-Brigade Commander Argoune France 35 ?? U of M Click
24 1918 End of Argone Offensive US Army-82nd Division Argoune France 35 Nov 9 U of M Click
25 1919 Inspector US Army-Motor Transport ?? France 35 April U of M Click
26 1919 Returned to US US Army ?? ?? 36 June 13 U of M Click
27 1919 Expeditionary Commander 1st Transcontinental Convoy Washington DC 36 July 3 USA Click
28 1919 Leaves Washington 1st Transcontinental Convoy Washington DC 36 July7 USA Click
29 1919 Arrives San Francisco 1st Transcontiniental Convoy San Francisco CA 37 Sept 6 USA Click
30 1919 Resigned Commission US Army Washington DC 37 Oct 23 U of M Click
31 1920 Moves To Detroit 594 Seyburn Ave. Detroit MI 37 ?? CD Click
32 1920 Vice President of Distribution Packard Motor Company Detroit MI 37 ?? Packard Click
33 19?? Retired Packard Motor Company Detroit MI ?? ?? ?? Click
34 19?? Recommissioned Major U S Army-QMC ?? ?? ?? ?? ?? Click
35 1923 Registered At Astor Army-Navy Game New York NY 40 Nov 24 WP Click
36 1924 Remarried Stella Shoemaker ?? ?? ?? ?? ?? Click
37 1924 Reported For Duty US Army-QMC-Trans Corps Washington DC 41 June 15 WP Click
38 1925 Residence 300 Connecticut Ave, NW Washington DC 42 ?? CD Click
39 1925 Christmas With Daughter Schooling  in Grosse Pointe Detroit MI 42 Dec 24 WP Click
40 1927 Quartermaster Instructor California Natl Guard-40th Div Sacramento CA 43 April 5 LAT Click
41 1928 Transfered US Army-QMC San Antonio TX 45 Nov 4 WP Click
42 1931 Retired ?? ?? ?? 48 ?? SFC Click
43 1939 Valerie Gets Married Grace Cathedral San Francisco CA 55 May 20 SFE Click
44 1939 Residence 3629 Jackson San Francisco CA 55 ?? CD Click
45 1940 Passed Away-Heart Attack Home-2901 Pacific Ave. San Francisco CA 57 June 20 VA Click
46 1940 Military Funeral San Francisco Nat'l Cemetery Presidio CA 57 June 24 VA Click
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Press Coverage 1883--The Early Years-1919 Press Coverage
# DATE PAPER HEAD LINE PAGE COL SIZE PHOTO VIEW
1 June 19, 1903 New York Times New Cadets For West Point-Charles W. McClure 6 ? 5 No Click
2 April 12, 1905 Washington Post Civilians For Lieutenants-Charles W. McClure 9 ? 2" No Click
3 June 3, 1905 Atlanta Constitution Roosevelt Names Lieutenants-Charles W. McClure 8 ? 1" No Click
4 Dec 19, 1905 Washington Post Army Orders-Officers Named-McClure-7th Inf. C1 ? 6" No Click
5 Dec 19, 1905 Washington Post Army Orders-4 Day Pass-McClure-7th Inf 1 ? 5" No Click
6 April 18, 1909 Detroit News Marriage of Justine Moran To Charles McClure WS-5 6-7 3" No Click
7 April 18, 1909 Detroit Free Press Marriage of Justine Moran To Charles McClure III-1 4 4" No Click
8 Aug 28, 1917 SF Chronicle Births-Valerie McClure Born-August 23, 1917 4 6 1" No Click
9 Aug ??, 1917 SF Examiner Births- ? ? ? No Click
10 Nov 23, 1917 Detroit News Obit-Justine Moran McClure-Nov 21, 1917 32 3 1" No Click
11 Nov 24, 1917 Detroit Free Press Obit-Justine Moran McClure-Nov 21, 1917 14 2 1" No Click
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Press Coverage 1919--Transcontinental Convoy--1919 Press Coverage
# DATE PAPER HEAD LINE PAGE COL SIZE PHOTO VIEW
1 Oct 26, 1919 New York Times Motor Traffic Needs Shown By Army Tour 3 ? 16" No Click
2 April 25, 1931 Washington Post An Apostle of Good Roads ? ? ? No Click
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Press Coverage 1920--The Packard Years--19?? Press Coverage
# DATE PAPER HEAD LINE PAGE COL SIZE PHOTO VIEW
1 Jan 25, 1920 Chicago Tribune CWM-Dual System Urged To Solve Road Problem 36 ? 16" No Click
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Press Coverage 192?--A Second Tour Of Duty-1931 Press Coverage
# DATE PAPER HEAD LINE PAGE COL SIZE PHOTO VIEW
1 Nov 24, 1923 Washington Post Army & Navy Prepared For Fray 9 ? ? No Click
2 June 15, 1924 Washington Post Army & Navy-McClure To Transport Corp 12 ?? ?? No Click
3 Dec 24, 1925 Washington Post Society-McClure To Detroit For Chrismas 9 ? 1" No Click
4 Nov 4, 1928 Washington Post Army Assignments- McClure to San Antonio 11 ? 3" No Click
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Press Coverage 1931--The Later Years-1940 Press Coverage
# DATE PAPER HEAD LINE PAGE COL SIZE PHOTO VIEW
1 June 21, 1940 San Francisco Chronicle Obit- Lt Colonel McClure 11 3 2" No Click
2 June 22, 1940 San Francisco Chronicle Obit-McClure 7 8 2" No Click
3 June 22, 1940 San Franscisco Examiner Obit-McClure 13 8 2" No Click
4 June 23, 1940 San Francisco Chronicle Obit-McClure 15 8 2" No Click
5 June 24, 1940 San Francisco Chronicle Obit-Col. C. W. McClure 9 6 4" No Click
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