Charles Ruggles Boardman

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Charles Ruggles Boardman was an Adjutant General of Wisconsin.

Biography[edit]

Boardman was born in Empire, Wisconsin in 1860.[1] He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and began working as a journalist at the Oshkosh Northwestern, where he eventually became Vice President. Boardman died in 1950.

Military career[edit]

Boardman was Adjutant General of Wisconsin from 1897 to 1913. During World War I, he served overseas with the rank of Brigadier General with the Wisconsin Army National Guard.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Boardman, Charles Ruggles 1860 - 1950". Wisconsin Historical Society. Retrieved 2012-01-14.