Charles McClure, Jr.
First Lieutenant, United States Army
By And With Information Provided By Sheila Simpson: April 2007
CharlesMcClure, Jr. of Iowa
Washington Post, Saturday, July 6, 1901
Lieutenant McClure Dead
WASHINGTON, July 5, 1901. Acting Adjutant
General Ward today received a cable message from General Chaffee saying
that Lieutenant Charles McClure, Jr., Thirtieth Infantry, died at Catbalogan,
Samar, Philippine Islands, on the 1st inst. of dysentery. Lieutenant McClure
was a son of Colonel Charles McClure, Pay Department and a grandson of
General George W. Getty, United States Army, retired. He was born
at Sioux City, Iowa June 10, 1875, and was appointed a Second Lieutenant
in the Army from civil life June 1, 1890.