Bryan, Blackshear, LTG

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Last Rank
Lieutenant General
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1957-1960, 00GC, First Army (1st Army)
Service Years
1922 - 1960
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Field Artillery

Lieutenant General

Four Overseas Service Bars

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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
Silver Spring, MD

Date of Passing
Mar 02, 1977
Location of Interment
U.S. Military Academy West Point Post Cemetery - West Point, New York
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Army Staff Identification US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

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Military Police Artillery Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
He was in charge of all Japanese Internment Camps and German POW Camps in CONUS during World War Two.

Served as the US Army's first permanent Provost Marshal General. He turned the Office of the Provost Marshal into a post - war organization with charge over US Army military investigations, the Military Police and the US Army MP School.  

From 1960 - 1965, he served as the first president of the Nassau Community College in Long Island, NY.
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   1957-1960, 00GC, First Army (1st Army)

Lieutenant General
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July / 1957
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February / 1960
First Army (1st Army) Unit Page
Lieutenant General
00GC-Commanding General
Fort Jay, Governors Island
New York
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Last Updated: Jun 5, 2018
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13 Members Also There at Same Time
First Army (1st Army)

Herren, Thomas, LTG, (1917-1957) USA 00GC Lieutenant General
Juskalian, George, COL, (1936-1967) USA 00G1 Colonel
Buczkowski, Stanley, SP 4, (1960-1962) AD 16H10 Specialist 4
Ringers, Roger, SP 4, (1956-1962) SC 281.1 Private (E-2)
Dyer, Armel, COL, (1932-1962) Colonel
Shea, Thomas Collins, SSG, (1956-1967) Private First Class
Gardner, Norman, PFC, (1960-1963) Private (E-2)
De Santis, Gerard, SP 4, (1958-1961) Private
1st Army Readiness Group

Sunness, Robert, 1LT, (1958-1966) Second Lieutenant

Taylor, Jack, MSG, (1953-1983) AG 71B10 Specialist 4

Bailey, Herman, CW3, (1954-1974) AG 711A Chief Warrant Officer 3
Kennedy, Donald, SGM, (1949-1979) AG 71L10 Sergeant Major
Czerwinski, Glenda, PFC, (1956-1958) Private First Class

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