Jenkins, John, MG

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Last Rank
Major General
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1920-1923, HHT, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
Service Years
1887 - 1927


Major General

Four Overseas Service Bars

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Home State
South Carolina
South Carolina
Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Apr 30, 1958
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 30; Site 1659

 Official Badges 

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

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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
MG Jenkins served from June 1887 thru Nov 1927.
Other Comments:
Not Specified

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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
HQ, US Army Cadet CommandUnited States Military Academy West Point (Staff-USMA)Department of the Army (DA)11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
1st Battalion, 30th Infantry
  1893-1897, ROTC The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina (Cadre), HQ, US Army Cadet Command
  1900-1904, United States Military Academy West Point (Staff-USMA)
  1912-1916, Office of the Inspector General, US Army Inspector General Agency (USAIGA)
  1916-1917, HHT, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
  1918-1919, 1542, HHC, 1st Battalion, 30th Infantry
  1920-1923, HHT, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1898-1898 Spanish-American War
  1911-1919 Mexican Service Campaign (1911-1919)
  1917-1918 World War I
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1883-1887, United States Military Academy
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