Green, Joseph, MG

Deceased
 
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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, 1st Anti-Aircraft Command
Service Years
1906 - 1946
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Field Artillery

Major General



Four Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Iowa
Iowa
Year of Birth
1881
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Cherokee
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Oct 27, 1963
 
Location of Interment
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery - San Antonio, Texas
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Army Staff Identification US Army Retired (Pre-2007)


 Unofficial Badges 

Artillery Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
MG Green was the Chief of Coast Artillery Corps April 1940 - March 1942.

He was the first Commanding General of the Anti-Aircraft Command from March 1942 - 1946.
   
Other Comments:
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 Unit Assignments
U.S. ArmyCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident CourseArmy War College (Staff)United States Department of War
Coast ArtilleryVIII Corps1st Anti-Aircraft Command
  1917-1919, American Expeditionary Force
  1921-1922, Field Artillery Officers' Advance Course
  1922-1923, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1925-1926, Army War College (Staff)
  1927-1931, United States Department of War
  1931-1933, Coast Artillery
  1933-1937, VIII Corps
  1933-1937, VIII Corps
  1937-1942, 00GC, United States Department of War
  1942-1946, 00GC, 1st Anti-Aircraft Command
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1917-1918 World War I
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1902-1906, United States Military Academy
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