DeShazo, Thomas, MG

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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
1958-1960, 00GC, 3rd Army
Service Years
1917 - 1960
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Field Artillery

Major General

Seven Overseas Service Bars

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US Army Retired (Pre-2007) World War I Victory Button

 Unofficial Badges 

Artillery Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
MG DeShazo served in WWI, WW2 and the Korean War.

He was Commandant of the US Army Field Artillery School 1956 - 1958.

He retired in May 1960.

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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
1st Battalion, 117th Field ArtilleryU.S. ArmyCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) Course1st Infantry Division
Division Artillery (DIVARTY) 2nd Infantry Division US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)3rd Army
  1917-1919, 1st Battalion, 117th Field Artillery
  1931-1932, 6, Field Artillery Officers' Advance Course
  1940-1941, 6, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1941-1944, 1193, 1st Infantry Division
  1950-1951, 1193, Division Artillery (DIVARTY) 2nd Infantry Division
  1956-1958, 2500, US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)
  1958-1960, 00GC, 3rd Army
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1917-1918 World War I
  1941-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1922-1926, United States Military Academy
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