Bryden, William, 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, 00GC, 4th Service Command
Service Years
1904 - 1946
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Field Artillery

Major General

Four Overseas Service Bars

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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Jan 30, 1972
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 30

 Official Badges 

Army Staff Identification US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Artillery Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Co - wrote "The Army Goes Rolling Along" while assigned to the Philippines, as a 1LT, in 1908.  
Other Comments:
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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Philippine Department1st Battalion, 5th Field Artillery Regiment329th Field Artillery Battalion US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)
9th Infantry DivisionCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) CourseArmy War College (Staff)United States Department of War
13th Field Artillery Brigade5th Battalion, 11th Field Artillery Regiment6th Field Artillery BattalionArmy Garrison, Fort Meade, MD
Department of the Army (DA)4th Service Command
  1906-1907, Philippine Department
  1907-1908, 1st Battalion, 5th Field Artillery Regiment
  1917-1917, 329th Field Artillery Battalion
  1917-1918, US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)
  1918-1919, 9th Infantry Division
  1922-1927, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1927-1928, Army War College (Staff)
  1928-1931, United States Department of War
  1931-1932, 13th Field Artillery Brigade
  1932-1934, 5th Battalion, 11th Field Artillery Regiment
  1934-1935, 6th Field Artillery Battalion
  1935-1937, United States Department of War
  1937-1938, Army Garrison, Fort Meade, MD
  1940-1942, DA/Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations and Plans (DCSOPS)
  1942-1946, 00GC, 4th Service Command
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1899-1913 Moro Rebellion (Philippines)
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1900-1904, United States Military Academy
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