Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Collection National Woman's Party Congressional Voting Card Collection
Catalog Number 1915.031.008
Object Name Card, Congressional Voting
Title Edwin Sidney Broussard of Louisiana
MIlitary Service
Date 1915
Dates of Creation 1915
Year Range from 1915
Year Range to 1915
Scope & Content Congressional Voting Card File, 1915-1932
The following is typed on a 5" x 8" paper card


Broussard.
Military Service.

Dates.
Outbreak of the Spanish-American War resigned position & volunteered for service. C.D.

Offices.
Joined the second United States Volunteer Infantry and was elected by the men captain of Company I of said regiment, seeing service in Santiago Province; remained one year in Cuba; accompanied the Taft Commission to the Phillipine Islands as an assistant secretary; after a years service with the Phillipine Commission, returned and took up law at Tulane University, New Orleans, La. C.D.

Battles.

Additional Information

People Broussard, Senator Edwin S., 1874-1934
Subjects Congressional Card Index
Congressmen
Louisiana
Broussard, Senator Edwin S. 1874-1934
Military service, voluntary
Military officers
War
Search Terms Congressional Card Index
Congressmen
Louisiana
Broussard, Senator Edwin S., 1874-1934
Military service
Spanish-American War
Philippines
Cuba