Hull, John, GEN

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Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1953-1955, 00GC, United Nations Command (UNC)
Service Years
1917 - 1955
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate



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Date of Passing
Jun 10, 1975
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 7, #8197 - B

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

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Cold War Veteran

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Last Known Activity
GEN Hull was the Assistant Chief of Staff for Operations (G-3) at the War Department during World War Two. In this capacity, he was GEN George Marshal's chief planner for all Allied Operations of World War Two.

He served as the US Army Vice Chief of Staff from July 1951 - July 1953.

His last assignment was Commander in Chief, United Nations Far East from July 1953 thru April 1955.

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 Unit Assignments
U.S. ArmyBasic Airborne Course (BAC)Infantry Officer Advanced CourseArmy War College (Staff)
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident CourseUnited States Department of WarUS Army Pacific (USARPAC)Department of Defense (DOD)
Department of the Army (DA)United Nations Command (UNC)
  1917-1919, American Expeditionary Force
  1923-1924, Basic Airborne Course (BAC)
  1931-1932, Infantry Officer Advanced Course
  1937-1938, Army War College (Staff)
  1937-1938, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1942-1946, 00G3, United States Department of War
  1946-1948, 00GC, US Army Pacific (USARPAC)
  1949-1951, 2025, Office of Secretary of Defense (SECDEF)
  1951-1953, 00GD, Office of the Army Vice Chief of Staff
  1953-1955, 00GC, United Nations Command (UNC)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1800-2100 Occupation Duty
  1917-1918 World War I
  1918-1923 Occupation of Germany, 1919 to 1923
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
 Colleges Attended 
Miami University of Ohio
  1913-1917, Miami University of Ohio
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