Thorson, Truman, MG

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Last Rank
Major General
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
00G3-Army General Officer (G3)
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1943-1945, 00G3, First Army (1st Army)
Service Years
1917 - 1953
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate


Major General

Five Overseas Service Bars

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Contact Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Walter Reed Hospital
Washington, D.C.

Date of Passing
Dec 10, 1966
Location of Interment
Not Specified
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 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Armor Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Served as the G-3 for II Corps during the Sicily Campaign.

Served as the G-3 for 1st Army from Aug 1942 to the end of WW2.
Other Comments:
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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Armor Officers' Advanced CourseInfantry Officer Advanced CourseCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) CourseII Corps
First Army (1st Army)
  1925-1926, 6, Armor Officers' Advanced Course
  1929-1930, 6, Infantry Officer Advanced Course
  1941-1942, 6, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1943-1943, 2162, II Corps
  1943-1945, 00G3, First Army (1st Army)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
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