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Taft, William H. (1857-1930) [Appointment of Philip R. Ward, Major in the Coast Artillery Corps]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00778.22 Author/Creator: Taft, William H. (1857-1930) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Document signed Date: 21 December 1911 Pagination: 1 p. : vellum : docket ; 49.1 x 38.8 cm

Summary of Content: Appointment of Philip R. Ward to Major in the Coast Artillery Corps, beginning December 6, 1911. Signed by William Howard Taft as President and countersigned Henry L. Stimson as Secretary of War. Docketed at top by the Adjutant General, reads "The adjutant General's Office, Recorded December 29, 1911". Features a paper seal from the War Office and two detailed patriotic scenes.

People: Taft, William H. (William Howard)., 1857-1930

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: ArtilleryPresidentMilitary History

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