Conner, William, MG

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Last Rank
Major General
Last Service Branch
Engineer Corps
Primary Unit
1941-1942, United States Department of War
Service Years
1897 - 1942

Engineer Corps

Major General

Five Overseas Service Bars

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Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Rock County
Last Address
West Point, NY

Date of Passing
Jun 16, 1960
Location of Interment
U.S. Military Academy West Point Post Cemetery - West Point, New York
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Army Staff Identification US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Engineer Shoulder Cord

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Graduated 1st in his USMA Class of 1897.
Retired in FEB 1938; but, recalled to active duty in 1941.

Retired again in 1942.
Other Comments:
Not Specified

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 Unit Assignments
Philippine DepartmentCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident CourseArmy War College (Staff)United States Department of War
U.S. Army1st Battalion, 63rd Infantry China Headquarters Command2nd Infantry Division
Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School
  1898-1899, Philippine Department
  1904-1905, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1908-1909, Army War College (Staff)
  1909-1916, United States Department of War
  1917-1918, American Expeditionary Force
  1918-1919, HHC, 1st Battalion, 63rd Infantry
  1920-1922, United States Department of War
  1923-1926, China Headquarters Command
  1926-1927, 2nd Infantry Division
  1927-1932, Army War College (Staff)
  1932-1938, Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School
  1941-1942, United States Department of War
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1898-1898 Spanish-American War
  1917-1918 World War I
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1893-1897, United States Military Academy
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