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Louis Hoffman Lewis
First Lieutenant, United States Army
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The son of Morgan D. Lewis and Flora A. Davis, he graduated from West Point in 1895 and was killed in action during the Spanish-American War on July 1, 1898 at the Battle of San Juan Hill, Cuba, aged 26 years.

He is buried with his parents in Section 1 of Arlington National Cemetery.


Louis Hoffman Lewis of New York
Appointed from new York, Cadet, United States Military Academy,  June 1890 (45)
Second Lieutenant, 9th U.S. Infantry,  12 June 1895
Killed 1 July 1898 at the battle of San Juan, Santiago, Cuba.

LEWIS, LOUIS H
LT 9TH REGT US INF
VETERAN SERVICE DATES: Unknown
DATE OF DEATH: 07/01/1898
DATE OF INTERMENT: Unknown
BURIED AT: SECTION ES  SITE 276
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY

LH Lewis Gravesite PHOTO
Photograph By M. R. Patterson, October 2002



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LH Lewis Gravesite PHOTO June 2003
Photo By M. R. Patterson, 28 June 2003