Keyser, George, BG

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Brigadier General
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1952-1954, 00GC, Army Garrison Fort Carson, CO
Service Years
1918 - 1954
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Field Artillery

Brigadier General



Six Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Arkansas
Arkansas
Year of Birth
1895
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Black Rock
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Jul 05, 1972
 
Location of Interment
Springfield National Cemetery - Springfield, Missouri
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 Nov 1918 as 2LT of Field Artillery.
Retired in March 1954.
   
Other Comments:
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 Unit Assignments
U.S. Army1st Division (Big Red One)United States Military Academy West Point (Staff)Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
Philippine Division/24th Field Artillery Regiment (PS)US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)IX CorpsXI Corps
Second Army, Fort Gillem, GAU.S. Army Intelligence Center and School, (Staff)/Counter Intelligence School (Staff)US Far East CommandArmy Garrison Fort Carson, CO
  1918-1920, American Expeditionary Force
  1921-1924, 1st Field Artillery Brigade/6th Field Artillery (155's)
  1924-1927, United States Military Academy West Point (Staff)
  1928-1929, Field Artillery Officers' Advance Course
  1936-1937, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1937-1939, 1193, Philippine Division/24th Field Artillery Regiment (PS)
  1939-1942, US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)
  1942-1943, 1193, IX Corps
  1943-1945, 1193, XI Corps
  1946-1947, 9300, Second Army, Fort Gillem, GA
  1947-1948, 00GC, U.S. Army Intelligence Center and School, (Staff)/Counter Intelligence School (Staff)
  1948-1952, 2120, US Far East Command/General Headquarters (GHQ FEC)
  1952-1954, 00GC, Army Garrison Fort Carson, CO
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1918-1923 Occupation of Germany, 1919 to 1923
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
  1941-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater
  1948-1952 US Occupation of Japan
  1950-1953 Korean War
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1916-1918, United States Military Academy
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