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First Name: Beverly

Last Name: Read

Birthplace: TX, USA

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Branch: Army (1784 - present)



Home of Record: St. Louis, MO
Middle Name: A.



Date of Birth: 11 January 1871

Date of Death: 07 July 1928

Rank: Colonel

Years Served:
Beverly Allen Read

   
Graduate, U.S. Military Academy, Class of 1889

Engagements:
•  Spanish-American War (1898)
•  Philippine-American War (1899 - 1902)
•  World War I (1914 - 1918)

Biography:

Beverly Allen Read

Colonel, U. S. Army

Silver Star

Awarded (then Captain) two Silver Star citations as cited by the War Dept. on Apr. 16, 1924 as follows:
1st citation for gallantry in action against Insurgent forces at Talisay, Luzon, P.I. Jan.11, 1900.
2nd citation for gallantry in action against Insurgent forces at Taal, Luzon, P.I. Jan.19, 1900.



Origin of Nickname/Handle:

Texas Exceptional Gallantry

Honoree ID: 318434   Created by: drjones46

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