2LT Edwin H. Feather - 1928-31, West Point Graduate-1928 (Deceased 1973)

2LT Edwin H. Feather
1928-31, West Point Graduate-1928 (Deceased 1973)
 
 
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2nd. Lt. Edwin H. Feather

Born:  December 26, 1904

Died:  May 1, 1973

Graduated United States Miltary Academy (West Point) en 1926 (Commissioned a 2nd Lt. in the Infantry Branch).

First Post:  Governor's Island, New York, 1926-1928

Second Post:  Fort Brooke, San Juan, Puerto Rico (65th Infantry Regiment), 1928-1931

Married Estelita Stubbe Cestero, February 28, 1931, in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Third Post:  Fort Benning, Georgia (United States Army Infantry School), 1931-1932

Fourth Post:  Fort Howard, Sparrows Point, Maryland (12th Infantry Regiment), 1932-1935

Fifth Post:  Schofield Barracks, Oahu, Hawaii (19th Infantry Regiment), 1935-1938 (Promoted to Captain)

Retired form the Regular Army due to physical disability (diabetes), 1939

During World War II, was the Adjutant, Pennsylvania National Guard (28th Infantry Division), Fort Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, receiving the rank of Colonel.