Anderson, John, MG

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Major General
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1944-1945, 00GC, XVI Corps
Service Years
1914 - 1946
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Field Artillery

Major General



Five Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Iowa
Iowa
Year of Birth
1891
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Parkersburgh
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Sep 01, 1976
 
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 11; Site 476-2

 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
1st Battalion, 6th Field Artillery RegimentField Artillery Center & School (Staff)U.S. ArmyCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
Philippine Division/24th Field Artillery Regiment (PS)Army War College (Staff)United States Department of War1st Battalion, 13th Field Artillery Regiment
2nd Infantry Division Artillery102nd Infantry DivisionXVI Corps
  1914-1917, 1st Battalion, 6th Field Artillery Regiment
  1917-1918, 2260, 1st Battalion, 6th Field Artillery Regiment
  1918-1920, 1193, 1st Battalion, 6th Field Artillery Regiment
  1920-1922, 2520, Staff and Faculty Battalion, Fort Sill
  1922-1923, 0006, Field Artillery Officers' Advance Course
  1924-1925, 0006, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1925-1927, 1193, Philippine Division/24th Field Artillery Regiment (PS)
  1927-1928, 0006, Army War College (Staff)
  1928-1932, 2260, United States Department of War
  1932-1934, 1st Battalion, 13th Field Artillery Regiment
  1934-1938, 2520, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1938-1941, 2260, United States Department of War
  1941-1942, 00GC, 2nd Infantry Division Artillery
  1942-1943, 00GC, 102nd Infantry Division
  1944-1945, 00GC, XVI Corps
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1911-1919 Mexican Service Campaign (1911-1919)
  1917-1918 World War I
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
  1942-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
  1945-1950 US Occupation of Germany (WWII)
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1910-1914, United States Military Academy
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