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Name Broatch, James Wallace, 1869-1908
Born 11/09/1869
Birthplace Canton, Stark County, Ohio
Father Broatch, William J., 1841-1922
Mother Broatch, Julia F. (Schneider), 1842-1895
Deceased 07/09/1908
Deceased where Cavites, Philippines

Associated Records

Image of RG0803.AM - RG0803 Broatch, James Wallace, 1869-1908

RG0803.AM - RG0803 Broatch, James Wallace, 1869-1908

The collection consists of one folder containing photocopies of James W. Broatch's service file from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. Included are copies of letters from Senator Charles F. Manderson discussing Broatch's allegations of hazing at the U.S. Military Academy as well as copies of newspaper articles from the New York Herald about the hazing accusations. Also included are copies of letters from Broatch's father and a death notice for James Broatch from the Army and Navy Journal.