Oliver, Lunsford, MG

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Major General
Last Service Branch
Engineer Corps
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1947-1948, United States Department of War
Service Years
1913 - 1948
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Engineer Corps

Major General



Six Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Nebraska
Nebraska
Year of Birth
Not Specified
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Nemaha
Last Address
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Date of Passing
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Location of Interment
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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Credited with development and adoption of portable treadway bridge using rubberized pontoons.
   
Other Comments:
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 Unit Assignments
US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)Army War College (Staff)Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident CourseArmored Forces HQ
1st Armored Division5th Armored DivisionArmy Ground ForcesCommander-in-Chief of the Group of Soviet Forces (CINC GSFG)/US Military Liaison Mission (USMLM)
United States European Command (USEUCOM)United States Department of War
  1933-1937, US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)/Corps of Engineers Division/District
  1937-1938, Army War College (Staff)
  1938-1940, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1940-1942, Armored Forces HQ
  1942-1943, 00GC, 1st Armored Division
  1943-1945, 00GC, 5th Armored Division
  1945-1946, 4010, Army Ground Forces
  1946-1947, 00G8, Commander-in-Chief of the Group of Soviet Forces (CINC GSFG)/US Military Liaison Mission (USMLM)
  1947-1947, 2180, United States European Command (USEUCOM)/Office of Defense Cooperation - Turkey (ODC-T)
  1947-1948, United States Department of War
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1909-1913, United States Military Academy
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