COL Charles

April 28, 1920 - September 15, 2006

Dallas, Texas

Appointed to the Military Academy by then freshman Congressman Lyndon B Johnson in 1938. Graduated in 1942 and was commissioned in the Army's Cavalry branch. While serving with the 1st Cavalry Division, he participated in the invasion of the Philippines (1944-45) and the occupation of Japan (1945-48). Extracted from obituary in the San Antonio Express News, September 24, 2006; and the Nationwide Gravesite Locator.

Son of Charles M and Sadie Fergusson