Bruce, Andrew, LTG

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Lieutenant General
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1951-1954, 2500, Armed Forces Staff College (Staff)
Service Years
1917 - 1954
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Infantry

Lieutenant General



Six Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Missouri
Missouri
Year of Birth
1894
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
St. Louis
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Jul 01, 1969
 
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 3 Site 4271

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord US Army Retired (Pre-2007) French Fourragere


 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Veteran




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
LTG Bruce served from June 1917 thru Aug 1954.

Upon retirement, he was the President of the University of Houston from1954 - 1961.
   
Other Comments:
Not Specified
   

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 Unit Assignments
2nd Infantry DivisionInfantry Officer Advanced CourseU.S. ArmyInfantry Center and School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident CourseArmy War College (Staff)Naval War CollegeTank Destroyer Forces
77th Infantry Division7th Infantry Division4th ArmyArmed Forces Staff College (Staff)
  1917-1919, 1542, 2nd Infantry Division
  1923-1924, 0006, Infantry Officer Advanced Course
  1924-1925, 0006, Field Artillery Officers' Advance Course
  1926-1928, 2520, Infantry Center and School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA
  1932-1933, 0006, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1935-1936, 0006, Army War College (Staff)
  1936-1937, 0006, Naval War College
  1942-1943, 00GC, Tank Destroyer Forces
  1943-1946, 00GC, 77th Infantry Division
  1946-1947, 00GC, 7th Infantry Division
  1947-1951, 00GD, 4th Army
  1951-1954, 2500, Armed Forces Staff College (Staff)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1917-1918 World War I
  1918-1923 Occupation of Germany, 1919 to 1923
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
  1941-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater
  1945-1950 US Occupation of Germany (WWII)
 Colleges Attended 
Texas A&M University
  1912-1916, Texas A&M University
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