Cooke, Elloit, BG

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Last Rank
Brigadier General
Last Service Branch
Inspector General Corps
Last Primary MOS
9310-Inspector General
Last MOS Group
Adjutant General (Officer)
Primary Unit
1942-1946, 9310, Office of the Inspector General, US Army Inspector General Agency (USAIGA)
Service Years
1914 - 1950
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Inspector General Corps

Brigadier General

Three Overseas Service Bars

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
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Date of Passing
Feb 18, 1961
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 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord Wound Chevron (1917-1932) Army Staff Identification US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

BG Cooke was awarded two Silver Star Citations (later converted to Silver Star Medals) and a Wound Stripe (later converted to Purple Heart) for gallantry and wounds sustained during World War I.

Commissioned in the Infantry in June 1917.

Tranferred from Infantry to Inspector General Corps in June 1939.




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 Unit Assignments
33rd Infantry RegimentU.S. ArmyInfantry Officer Advanced CourseCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
Army War College (Staff)IX CorpsDepartment of the Army (DA)
  1914-1917, HHC, 1st Battalion, 33rd Infantry
  1917-1919, 1542, American Expeditionary Force
  1926-1927, 6, Infantry Officer Advanced Course
  1935-1936, 6, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1938-1939, 6, Army War College (Staff)
  1939-1941, 9310, IX Corps
  1942-1946, 9310, Office of the Inspector General, US Army Inspector General Agency (USAIGA)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1917-1918 World War I
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
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