Nelson A. Miles Forced to Retire
by AdamStanislav - uploaded on June 25, 2016, 6:55 pm
In 1903, Nelson A. Miles turned 64 and was forced to retire from the US Army (as expressed in this cartoon by Bob Satterfield). Forced by law, which required all generals to retire at 64, so the cartoon seems, shall we say, exaggerated.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Satterfield_cartoon_about_forced_retirement_of_Nelson_Miles.jpg - which was clipped from http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn88085187/1903-12-29/ed-1/seq-3/ depicting important events of 1903.