Brooks, Edward, LTG

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Last Rank
Lieutenant General
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1951-1953, 00GC, Second Army (2nd Army)
Service Years
1917 - 1953
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Field Artillery

Lieutenant General

Seven Overseas Service Bars

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Home State
New Hampshire
New Hampshire
Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Oct 10, 1978
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 30, Site 1068

 Official Badges 

Army Staff Identification US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Artillery Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
Other Comments:
Not Specified

 Ribbon Bar

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
1st Battalion, 76th Field ArtilleryU.S. ArmyUS Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)24th Field Artillery Regiment (PS), Philippine Division
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) CourseHQ, US Army Cadet CommandArmy War College (Staff)United States Department of War
Armored Forces HQ11th Armored Division2nd Armored DivisionVI Corps
Department of the Army (DA)Second Army (2nd Army)
  1917-1918, 1193, HHB, 1st Battalion, 76th Field Artillery
  1921-1922, 6, Field Artillery Officers' Advance Course
  1922-1926, 2520, Staff & Faculty Battalion, US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)
  1926-1928, 1193, 24th Field Artillery Regiment (PS), Philippine Division
  1932-1934, 6, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1934-1936, 2517, HQ, US Army Cadet Command
  1936-1937, 6, Army War College (Staff)
  1937-1939, 2520, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1939-1941, 2025, United States Department of War
  1941-1942, 00GC, Armored Forces HQ
  1942-1944, 00GC, 11th Armored Division
  1944-1944, 00GC, 2nd Armored Division
  1944-1945, 00GC, VI Corps
  1949-1951, 00G1, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel (ODCSPER)
  1951-1953, 00GC, Second Army (2nd Army)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1917-1918 World War I
  1918-1923 Occupation of Germany, 1919 to 1923
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
  1942-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
  1945-1950 US Occupation of Germany (WWII)
 Colleges Attended 
Norwich University
  1912-1916, Norwich University
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