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CHARLES LEWIS POTTER - (1864-1928) - Army Engineer,
born Lisbon Falls, Maine. Graduated at West Point
1886. Served in the Spanish-American War and
Philippine Insurection (1898-1900). Numerous river
and harbor improvement assignments, including
Portland, Oregon (1915-16). In charge of 2nd S.P.
Engineer District (1918-20), and President of
Mississippi River Commission (1920-28).