Benedict, Jay, MG

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Last Rank
Major General
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1942-1946, 00G8, United States Department of War
Service Years
1898 - 1946
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Field Artillery

Major General

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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Sep 16, 1953
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 2 Site 4961-A

 Official Badges 

Army Staff Identification Infantry Shoulder Cord US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Artillery Shoulder Cord

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
Other Comments:
USMA Superintendent = 1938 - 1940

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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
United States Department of WarCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) CourseArmy War College (Staff)Hawaiian Command
1st Battalion, 12th Infantry VIII CorpsUnited States Military Academy West Point (Staff-USMA)IV Corps
  1917-1924, United States Department of War
  1924-1925, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1925-1926, Army War College (Staff)
  1926-1930, United States Department of War
  1930-1934, Hawaiian Command
  1934-1936, HHC, 1st Battalion, 12th Infantry
  1936-1938, VIII Corps
  1938-1940, Office of the Commanding General, United States Military Academy
  1940-1941, IV Corps
  1942-1946, 00G8, United States Department of War
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1917-1918 World War I
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1900-1904, United States Military Academy
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