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Major General Leonard Wood

Leonard Wood was born in Winchester, New Hampshire, on 9 October 1860. He was educated at Pierce Academy in Middleboro, Massachusetts. He then attended Harvard Medical School and received his doctor of medicine via an internship at Boston City Hospital in 1884. The next year, he received an interim appointment as a contract surgeon with the Army, then an appointment as an assistant surgeon …

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Order of Battle of the U.S. Army in the Spanish-American War

Puerto Rico: 25 July at Guanica Expeditionary Force (Miles) Provisional Division (-) (Henry) Garretson’s Brigade (+) 6th Mass. Vol. 6th Ill. Vol. (-) Attached: F, 3rd Arty. B, 4th Arty. Eng. Bn Provisional Battalion of Recruits 27 July at Ponce 1st Division (Wilson) 1st Brigade (Ernst) 16th Penn. Vol. (1st & 2nd Bns.) 2nd Wisc. …

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