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Fred Winchester Sladen

US Military Academy superintendent

Died when: 77 years 228 days (931 months)
Star Sign: Sagittarius

 

Fred Winchester Sladen

Fred Winchester Sladen (November 24, 1867 – July 10, 1945) was career United States Army officer who rose to the rank of major general and became Superintendent of the United States Military Academy.

He was a son of English-born Joseph A.Sladen (1841-1911) and Martha F.Winchester.Sladen met with Cochise in the company of General Oliver Otis Howard, and was awarded the Medal of Honor for his service in the American Civil War.


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