Maxwell, Russell, MG

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Last Rank
Major General
Last Service Branch
Ordnance Corps
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1943-1946, 00G4, Department of the Army (DA)
Service Years
1912 - 1946
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Ordnance Corps

Major General

Four Overseas Service Bars

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Home Town
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Last Address
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Date of Passing
Nov 24, 1968
Location of Interment
U.S. Military Academy West Point Post Cemetery - West Point, New York
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section XVIII, Site 64

 Official Badges 

Army Staff Identification US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Artillery Shoulder Cord Ordnance Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Commissioned in June 1912 in FA.

Transferred to Ordnance Corps in July 1920.

Retired in Sept 1946.
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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) CourseIndustrial College of the Armed Forces (Staff)Army War College (Staff)United States Department of War
Department of the Army (DA)US Army Forces Middle East
  1923-1924, 6, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1924-1925, 6, Industrial College of the Armed Forces (Staff)
  1933-1934, 6, Army War College (Staff)
  1935-1938, 2025, United States Department of War
  1938-1939, 2030, Immediate Office of the Secretary of the Army (IOSA)
  1939-1940, 2625, United States Department of War
  1941-1943, 00GC, US Army Forces Middle East
  1943-1946, 00G4, Department of the Army (DA)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
  1942-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1908-1912, United States Military Academy
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