Major General, United States Army
in Wisconsin, November 2, 1869, he graduated from West Point in 1891; from
the Army War College in 1916; from the General Staff School in 1921. He
was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in the Infantry on June 12, 1891,
and was promoted through the ranks to Brigadier General, Assistant to the
Adjutant General of the Army, May 16, 1924, with rank for four years. He
was Brigadier General, National Army, April 12, 1918-October 31, 1919,
for World War I service.
He died on December 30, 1928 and was buried in Section 1 of Arlington National Cemetery, where he rests among other family members.
Lutz Wahl of Wisconsin
Appointed from Wisconsin, Cadet, United States Military Academy, 16 June 1887 (43)
Second Lieutenant, 5th U. S. Infantry, 12 June 1891
First Lieutenant, 21st U. S. Infantry, 25 March 1898
Captain 31 October 1900
My name is Clare Roberts and I am the granddaughter of General Wahl and his second wife Fenella. Attached is some additional information regarding my grandfather's service record.
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