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John Loomis Chamberlain

Born: Jan 20, 1858

Death: Nov 14, 1948

Birthplace: Livonia

Nationality: United States

John Loomis Chamberlain

Date of Birth : Jan 20, 1858
Date of Death : Nov 14, 1948
Birth Place : Livonia

John Loomis Chamberlain was an American army officer, born in New York. He graduated at the United States Military Academy in 1880. He entered the army as a second lieutenant and continued in the military service until his retirement in 1921 as a major general. He took part in the Spanish-American War 1898-1899; the fighting with the Sioux Indians 1900-1901; the struggle against the Moros of the Philippines in 1903; and World War I, inspecting the American Expeditionary Forces in France in 1918. He was awarded the Distinguished Service Medal for "exceptional meritorious service." He died in 1948.

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