Arrowsmith, John, BG

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Last Rank
Brigadier General
Last Service Branch
Engineer Corps
Last Primary MOS
1328-Engineer Construction Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Engineer Corps (Officer)
Primary Unit
1942-1944, 1328, US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
Service Years
1918 - 1953
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Engineer Corps

Brigadier General

Six Overseas Service Bars

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Home State
North Carolina
North Carolina
Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Jun 01, 1985
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 11; Site 327-1

 Official Badges 

US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Engineer Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
As the Commander of the 45th Engineer Regiment from Feb 1942 - 1944, he constructed the Ledo Road from India to Burma, in the CBI Theater.  
Other Comments:
Not Specified

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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Engineer Officer's Advanced CourseIndustrial College of the Armed Forces (Staff)Command and General Staff College (CGSC) CourseUS Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
  1921-1922, 6, Engineer Officer's Advanced Course
  1929-1930, 6, Industrial College of the Armed Forces (Staff)
  1937-1938, 6, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1942-1944, 1328, US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
  1942-1945 WWII - China-Burma-India Theater/India-Burma Campaign (1942-45)
 Colleges Attended 
Case Western Reserve University
  1913-1917, Case Western Reserve University
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