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of The Order of Knights of Pythias.
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and related historical subjects.
Headquarters Third Regiment - Los Angeles - Colonel Jack A Williams
- Commanding (1923)
Fransisco Company No. 3 - San Fransisco
Sonora Company No. 4
Cavalier Company No. 6
Richmound Company No. 13
Maniton Company No. 23
Martinez Company No. 26 - San Pedro?
Olympic Company No. 31 - Grass Valley
Washington Company No. 49 - Vallejo
Neptune Company No. 65
Tustin Company No. 23 - Tustin (1913)?
Tustin Company No. 78 - Tustin (1923)?
P. Brady, Lieut. - Neptune Company No. 65
Col Davidson, Lieut.
Fred E. Wheaton, Brigadiar General
W. A. Whitten, Capt.- Neptune Company No. 65
Name on blade,
A. Altenhoff - Grand Lodge of California (Archives)
R. A. Henry - Private Collection (CA) - Pythian
George LaForge - Grand Lodge of California (Archives)
1. 15th Anniversary - International Encampment of The Uniform
Rank - Terre Haute, Indiana
2. F. J. Ruddy - Pres. Pythian Congress
1,000,000–10,000,000 / 4+ army groups / general, army general,
five-star general or field marshal
Army group, front
400,000–1,000,000 / 2+ armies / general, army general, five-star
general or field marshal
100,000–200,000 / 2–4 corps / general, army general, four-star
general or colonel general
40,000–80,000 / 2+ divisions / lieutenant general, corps general
or three-star general
10,000–30,000 / 2–4 brigades or regiments / major general, divisional
general or two-star general
3,000–5,000 / 2+ regiments, 3–6 battalions / brigadier general,
brigade general, or one-star general
1,500–3,000 / 2+ battalions / colonel Battalion / 300–1,300/
2–6 companies / lieutenant colonel
80–225 / 2–8 platoons / chief warrant officer, captain or major
26–55 / 2+ squads / warrant officer, first or second lieutenant
8–13 / corporal to staff sergeant