Harper, Arthur, 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
1950-1953, 00GC, US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)
Service Years
1917 - 1953
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Field Artillery

Major General

Two Overseas Service Bars

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Home State
North Dakota
North Dakota
Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
St. Petersburg, FL

Date of Passing
Feb 23, 1972
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Artillery Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Commissioned in April 1917 as 2LT of Cavalry.
Transfered to Field Artillery in July 1920.
Retired Dec 31, 1953.
Other Comments:
Not Specified

 Ribbon Bar

 Unit Assignments
U.S. ArmyCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident CourseHQ, US Army Cadet Command30th Infantry Division
III Corps ArtilleryXXIV Corps Artillery98th Infantry DivisionSecond Army (2nd Army)
US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)
  1924-1925, 13A, Field Artillery Officers' Advance Course
  1934-1936, 13A, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1936-1940, 13A, ROTC Xavier University-Cincinnati (Cadre), HQ, US Army Cadet Command
  1940-1941, 1193, 60th Field Artillery Battalion
  1942-1942, 1193, 30th Infantry Division
  1943-1944, 00GD, III Corps Artillery
  1944-1944, 00GC, XXIV Corps Artillery
  1944-1946, 00GC, 98th Infantry Division
  1946-1947, 4010, Second Army (2nd Army)
  1950-1953, 00GC, US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
  1941-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater
  1945-1950 US Occupation of Germany (WWII)
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1913-1917, United States Military Academy
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