Hunter, George, BG

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Brigadier General
Last Service Branch
Cavalry
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1936-1940, 2520, Army War College (Staff)
Service Years
1904 - 1944

Cavalry

Brigadier General



Four Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Wyoming
Wyoming
Year of Birth
1879
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Fort Fetterman
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Sep 11, 1965
 
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 3; Site 4017-B

 Official Badges 

Army Staff Identification US Army Retired (Pre-2007)


 Unofficial Badges 

Signal Shoulder Cord




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Commissioned in June 1904 in Cavalry.
Served in Signal Corps Air Section Aug 1917 - July 1920.
Participated in Philippine Campaign, Mexican Border and Mexican Expedition Campaigns.
Commanding General, New Orleans Port of Embarkation, June 1941 - Mar 1944.
Retired in Mar 1944.
   
Other Comments:
Not Specified
   

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 Unit Assignments
12th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry DivisonAirborne School13th Cavalry RegimentUnited States Department of War
U.S. ArmyCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident CourseField Artillery Center & School (Staff)Army War College (Staff)
1st Cavalry Division (Unit of Action)IX Corps4th Army
  1904-1911, 12th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Divison
  1911-1912, 2520, Airborne School
  1912-1915, 13th Cavalry Regiment
  1917-1919, 2163, United States Department of War
  1921-1922, 0006, US Army Cavalry School
  1922-1923, 0006, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1923-1924, 2520, Field Artillery Center & School (Staff)
  1925-1926, 0006, Army War College (Staff)
  1926-1930, 2520, Army War College (Staff)
  1930-1932, 9100, HHC, 1st Cavalry Division (Heavy Armored)
  1932-1936, 4201, IX Corps
  1935-1936, 4201, 4th Army
  1936-1940, 2520, Army War College (Staff)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1899-1913 Moro Rebellion (Philippines)
  1911-1919 Mexican Service Campaign (1911-1919)
  1916-1917 Mexican Service Campaign (1911-1919)/Pancho Villa Expedition (1916-1917)
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1900-1904, United States Military Academy
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