Gard, Robert, 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
1957-1959, 00GC, HHC, Special Troops Battalion, VII Corps
Service Years
1918 - 1959
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Field Artillery

Major General

Two Overseas Service Bars

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Home Town
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Last Address
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Date of Passing
May 19, 1983
Location of Interment
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery - San Antonio, Texas
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 1; Site 1946

 Official Badges 

US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Artillery Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
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Other Comments:
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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne SchoolCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) CourseField Artillery Center & School (Staff)X Corps
96th Infantry DivisionUS Pacific Command (USPACOM)Second Army (2nd Army)3rd Army
Special Troops Battalion, VII Corps
  1919-1920, 6, Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School
  1937-1939, 6, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1939-1943, 2520, Staff and Faculty Battalion, Fort Sill
  1943-1944, 13E, X Corps
  1944-1946, 1193, 96th Infantry Division
  1946-1947, 2162, US Pacific Command (USPACOM)
  1947-1949, 2162, Second Army (2nd Army)
  1954-1956, 00GD, 3rd Army
  1957-1959, 00GC, HHC, Special Troops Battalion, VII Corps
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
  1941-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1916-1918, United States Military Academy
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