Spalding, George, BG

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Brigadier General
Last Service Branch
Engineer Corps
Last Primary MOS
00G1-Army General Officer (G1)
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1941-1945, 2025, Office of the Chief of Staff of the Army
Service Years
1901 - 1945

Engineer Corps

Brigadier General



Four Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Michigan
Michigan
Year of Birth
1877
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Monroe
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Jun 28, 1962
 
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Army Staff Identification US Army Retired (Pre-2007)


 Unofficial Badges 

Engineer Shoulder Cord




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
BG Spalding served in combat in the Philippines (1902) and France (1918).

He served in several Engineer Districts between WW1 and WW2.

He was Commandant of the US Army Engineer School, 1933 - 1935.

He was the US Army General Staff G-4, 1936 - 1938.

He retired in July 1938.  He was recalled to active duty from Feb 1941 - July 1945. 

 
   
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 Unit Assignments
1st Engineer Combat Battalion2nd Engineer BattalionUS Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
305th Engineer Battalion80th Infantry DivisionFirst Army (1st Army)U.S. Army
Army War College (Staff)US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)US Army Engineer School Brigade (Faculty Staff) Fort BelvoirUnited States Department of War
Office of the Chief of Staff of the Army
  1901-1904, 1st Engineer Combat Battalion
  1904-1905, 2nd Engineer Battalion
  1908-1911, US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)/Corps of Engineers Division/District
  1911-1912, 0006, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1912-1915, 2520, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1917-1917, 1331, 305th Engineer Battalion
  1918-1918, 7010, 80th Infantry Division
  1918-1918, 7900, First Army (1st Army)
  1918-1919, 7900, American Expeditionary Force
  1919-1920, 0006, Army War College (Staff)
  1920-1923, 2520, Army War College (Staff)
  1923-1933, 7900, US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)/Corps of Engineers Division/District
  1933-1935, 2500, US Army Engineer School Brigade (Faculty Staff) Fort Belvoir
  1935-1936, 7900, US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)/Corps of Engineers Division/District
  1936-1938, 00G4, United States Department of War
  1941-1945, 2025, Office of the Chief of Staff of the Army
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1899-1913 Moro Rebellion (Philippines)
  1917-1918 World War I
  1918-1923 Occupation of Germany, 1919 to 1923
  1941-1945 World War II
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1897-1901, United States Military Academy
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