Slocum, LeCount, BG

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Brigadier General
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1944-1946, 00GC, 23rd Infantry Division (Americal) Division Artillery
Service Years
1917 - 1954

Field Artillery

Brigadier General



Four Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
California
California
Year of Birth
1895
 
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Army Staff Identification US Army Retired (Pre-2007)


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Artillery Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
BG Slocum passed away in 1993.

He commanded and trained the 89th DIVARTY from Oct 1943 - June 1944 in CONUS.

He commanded the Americal Division (23rd ID) DIVARTY from June 1944 - 1946 in several  South Pacific campaigns.
 
   
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 Unit Assignments
Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne SchoolA Battery, 13th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division ArtilleryU.S. ArmyCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
Army War College (Staff)United States Department of War72nd Field Artillery Brigade89th Division
23rd Infantry Division (Americal) Division Artillery
  1921-1922, Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School
  1929-1931, A Battery, 13th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division Artillery
  1931-1932, Field Artillery Officers' Advance Course
  1934-1937, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1937-1938, Army War College (Staff)
  1941-1942, United States Department of War
  1942-1943, 00GC, 72nd Field Artillery Brigade
  1943-1944, 00GC, 89th Division
  1944-1946, 00GC, 23rd Infantry Division (Americal) Division Artillery
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
  1941-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater
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