Albert Emmett Woodson
Brigadier General, United States Army
Emmett Woodson of Kentucky
Appointed from Idaho, Private Company E and
Hospital Steward 1st Washington
General Woodson is buried in Section 1 of Arlington
PAOLA, Kansas -August 7, 1903 - Colonel Albert E. Woodson, United States Army, retired, died here today, aged sixty-two years. He will be buried at Arlington, Virginia.
He entered the RegularArmy in 1867 as a First
Lieutenant, having served in the volunteer army during the Civil War. He
became Captain in 1876, Major in 1896, Lieutenant Colonel in 1901, Colonel
in May of the same year, retiring immediately after attaining that rank.
He was a native of Kentucky and was appointed to the Army from Idaho.
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