Hero, Andrew, Jr., 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
1926-1930, 00GC, Coastal Artillery Corps
Service Years
1891 - 1930

Field Artillery

Major General

Six Overseas Service Bars

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Contact Info
Home Town
New Orleans
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Feb 02, 1942
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Army Staff Identification Aide-de-Camp Aiguillette US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Artillery Shoulder Cord

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Commissioned June 1891 in Field Artillery.
Chief, Coastal Artillery Corps May 1926 - May 1930.
Retired May 1930.
Other Comments:
Not Specified

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 Unit Assignments
U.S. Army1st Battalion, 5th Field Artillery RegimentPhilippine DepartmentUnited States Military Academy West Point (Staff)
US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)Coastal Artillery CorpsUnited States Department of War79th Infantry Division
2nd Coast Artillery Regiment (District)4th Coast Artillery Regiment (District)
  1891-1898, 4th Battalion, 4th Field Artillery Regiment
  1898-1901, 1st Battalion, 5th Field Artillery Regiment
  1899-1899, 2030, Philippine Department
  1901-1902, 2520, United States Military Academy West Point (Staff)
  1902-1907, 5400, US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)
  1907-1909, 003, Coastal Artillery Corps
  1909-1911, 2120, United States Department of War
  1913-1915, 2110, Coastal Artillery Corps
  1917-1919, 1193, 79th Infantry Division
  1921-1922, 00GC, 2nd Coast Artillery Regiment (District)
  1925-1926, 00GC, 4th Coast Artillery Regiment (District)
  1926-1930, 00GC, Coastal Artillery Corps
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1898-1898 Spanish-American War
  1899-1913 Moro Rebellion (Philippines)
  1917-1918 World War I
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1887-1891, United States Military Academy
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