Deane, Sr., John, MG

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Last Rank
Major General
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
9303-Army Attache
Last MOS Group
Military Intelligence (Officer)
Primary Unit
1943-1945, 9303, Defense Attache Office (USDAO)/United States Defense Attache Office, Moscow, USSR
Service Years
1917 - 1946
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate


Major General

Four Overseas Service Bars

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Contact Info
Home Town
San Francisco
Last Address
Charleston, SC

Date of Passing
Jul 14, 1982
Location of Interment
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Infantry Shoulder Cord Army Staff Identification US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

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Last Known Activity
MG Deane, Jr. was the SGS to the US War Department from 1942 - 1943.

He was the Head of the US Military Mission to Russia (based in Moscow) from 1943 - 1945.

He wrote the book: "The Strange Alliance-The Story of Our Wartime Cooperation with Russia" in 1947.

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 Unit Assignments
Airborne SchoolInfantry Officer Advanced CourseCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident CourseArmy War College (Staff)
United States Department of WarDefense Intelligence Agency (DIA)/Defense Attache Office (USDAO)
  1927-1928, Airborne School
  1931-1932, Infantry Officer Advanced Course
  1935-1936, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1938-1939, Army War College (Staff)
  1942-1943, 2011, United States Department of War
  1943-1945, 9303, Defense Attache Office (USDAO)/United States Defense Attache Office, Moscow, USSR
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
  1942-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
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