Key, William, 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
1945-1946, 8104, Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA)/Defense Attache Office (USDAO)
Service Years
1912 - 1949
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Field Artillery

Major General

Eight Overseas Service Bars

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Last Address
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Date of Passing
Jan 05, 1959
Location of Interment
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 Official Badges 

US Army Retired (Pre-2007) World War I Victory Button Army National Guard Retired

 Unofficial Badges 

Artillery Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Enlisted in the Oklahoma Army National Guard in 1912.
Commissioned as 1LT , FA, OK National Guard in 1914.
Retired as MG, AUS in Oct 1949.

Other Comments:
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 National Guard Awards

 Unit Assignments
ARNG, OklahomaU.S. Army1st Battalion, 160th Field Artillery160th Field Artillery Regiment
45th Infantry DivisionHQ European Theater of Operations, United States Army (ETOUSA)Iceland Base CommandDefense Intelligence Agency (DIA)/Defense Attache Office (USDAO)
  1912-1914, 844, ARNG, Oklahoma
  1914-1917, ARNG, Oklahoma
  1917-1919, 1193, American Expeditionary Force
  1920-1921, 1193, 1st Battalion, 160th Field Artillery
  1923-1925, 1193, 160th Field Artillery Regiment
  1936-1942, 00GC, 45th Infantry Division
  1942-1943, 9100, HQ European Theater of Operations, United States Army (ETOUSA)
  1943-1945, 00GC, Iceland Base Command
  1945-1946, 8104, Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA)/Defense Attache Office (USDAO)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1911-1919 Mexican Service Campaign (1911-1919)
  1917-1918 World War I
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
  1942-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
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