Gruber, Edmund, BG

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Brigadier General
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Primary Unit
1940-1941, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
Service Years
1904 - 1941
Foreign Language(s)
German

Field Artillery

Brigadier General


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Home State
Ohio
Ohio
Year of Birth
1879
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Cincinnati
Last Address
Fort Leavenworth, KS

Date of Passing
May 30, 1941
 
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Army Staff Identification World War I Victory Button


 Unofficial Badges 






 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
In 1908, when he was an Artillery  1LT, he wrote "The Caissions Go Rolling Along".  This was originally for the 5th FA Regiment; but, later became the official Field Artillery song; and later, became the official US Army song.
   
Other Comments:
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 Unit Assignments
Army GarrisonsPhilippine DepartmentUS Army Garrison USAG, Fort LeavenworthU.S. Army
Philippine DivisionUSAG Presidio of San FranciscoRecruiting Units1st Battalion, 5th Field Artillery Regiment
Airborne School116th Field Artillery BattalionUnited States Department of WarUS Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident CourseArmy War College (Staff)Panama Canal Department1st Infantry Division
  1904-1906, Army Garrison, Fort Riley, KS/HHC
  1906-1908, Philippine Department
  1908-1908, US Army Garrison USAG, Fort Leavenworth/HHC
  1908-1909, US Army Cavalry School
  1909-1910, Philippine Division
  1909-1910, Philippine Division
  1910-1910, USAG Presidio of San Francisco
  1910-1912, 3rd Recruiting Brigade
  1912-1912, US Army Cavalry School
  1912-1915, 1st Battalion, 5th Field Artillery Regiment
  1915-1917, Airborne School
  1917-1917, 332nd Field Artillery Battalion
  1917-1918, 116th Field Artillery Battalion
  1918-1918, United States Department of War
  1918-1918, US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)
  1918-1919, United States Department of War
  1920-1922, US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)
  1922-1923, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1923-1926, US Army Cavalry School
  1926-1927, Army War College (Staff)
  1927-1932, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1932-1935, Panama Canal Department
  1935-1939, United States Department of War
  1939-1940, 1st Infantry Division
  1940-1941, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1899-1913 Moro Rebellion (Philippines)
  1917-1918 World War I
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1900-1904, United States Military Academy
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