Meyer, George, MG

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Last Rank
Major General
Last Service Branch
Coast Artillery Corps (1901-1950)
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1945-1946, 00GC, Army Air Defense Command (ARADCOM)
Service Years
1911 - 1946
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Coast Artillery Corps (1901-1950)

Major General

One Overseas Service Bar

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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
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Date of Passing
Oct 08, 1961
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Army Retired-Soldier for Life US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Artillery Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Commissioned from the US Naval Academy in June 1910 as USN Ensign.
Transferred to US Army as 2LT of Coast Artillery Corps Aug 1911.
Retired in Aug 1946.
Other Comments:
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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Hawaiian Coastal Defense CommandU.S. ArmyCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) CourseArmy War College (Staff)
Naval War CollegePanama Canal DepartmentArmy Air Defense Command (ARADCOM)
  1917-1918, 1102, Hawaiian Coastal Defense Command
  1918-1920, American Expeditionary Force
  1923-1924, Coastal Artillery School
  1924-1925, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1934-1935, Army War College (Staff)
  1935-1936, Naval War College
  1936-1940, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1941-1943, 00GD, Panama Canal Department
  1943-1945, 00GC, Panama Canal Department
  1945-1946, 00GC, Army Air Defense Command (ARADCOM)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1918-1920 Occupation of Germany, 1919 to 1923
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval Academy
  1906-1910, United States Naval Academy
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