Lewis, John, 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
1945-1946, 00GC, US Army Garrison Fort Polk, LA
Service Years
1912 - 1946
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Field Artillery

Brigadier General



Four Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Kansas
Kansas
Year of Birth
1887
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
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Last Address
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Date of Passing
Jul 05, 1966
 
Location of Interment
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 Official Badges 

US Army Retired (Pre-2007)


 Unofficial Badges 

Artillery Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Commissioned in June 1912 as 2LT of Cavalry.
Transferred to Field Artillery in July 1921.
Retired in Nov 1946.
   
Other Comments:
Not Specified
   

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 Unit Assignments
Airborne SchoolU.S. ArmyCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident CourseField Artillery Center & School (Staff)
Industrial College of the Armed Forces (Staff)Army War College (Staff)Industrial College of the Armed Forces (Staff)90th Infantry Division
30th Infantry DivisionHQ European Theater of Operations, United States Army (ETOUSA)US Army Europe (USAREUR)Army Garrisons
  1921-1922, Airborne School
  1924-1925, Field Artillery Officers' Advance Course
  1925-1926, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1932-1936, Field Artillery Center & School (Staff)
  1936-1937, Industrial College of the Armed Forces (Staff)
  1937-1938, Army War College (Staff)
  1938-1941, Industrial College of the Armed Forces (Staff)
  1942-1942, 00GC, 90th Infantry Division
  1943-1944, 1193, 30th Infantry Division
  1944-1944, 1193, HQ European Theater of Operations, United States Army (ETOUSA)
  1944-1945, US Army Europe (USAREUR)
  1945-1946, 00GC, US Army Garrison Fort Polk, LA
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
  1942-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
  1945-1950 US Occupation of Germany (WWII)
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1908-1912, United States Military Academy
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