Bonesteel, Jr., Charles, MG

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Last Rank
Major General
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1945-1947, 00GC, United States Department of War
Service Years
1908 - 1947
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate


Major General

Six Overseas Service Bars

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Contact Info
Home Town
Fort Sidney
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Jun 05, 1964
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
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Army Staff Identification Infantry Shoulder Cord US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
12th Infantry30th Infantry Hawaiian CommandU.S. Army
United States Military Academy West Point (Staff)Infantry Officer Advanced CourseCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) CourseUnited States Department of War
1st Battalion, 18th Infantry Army War College (Staff)Infantry Center and School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA1st Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment
1st Battalion, 19th Infantry VI CorpsIceland Base CommandWestern Defense Command
Supreme Headquaters Allied Expeditionary Force (SHAEF)
  1908-1914, HHC, 12th Infantry
  1914-1916, HHC
  1916-1917, Hawaiian Command
  1918-1919, American Expeditionary Force
  1919-1924, United States Military Academy West Point (Staff)
  1924-1925, Infantry Officer Advanced Course
  1925-1926, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1926-1930, United States Department of War
  1930-1931, HHC, 1st Battalion, 18th Infantry
  1931-1932, Army War College (Staff)
  1932-1936, Headquarters, US Army Infantry School
  1936-1938, 1st Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment
  1938-1940, HHC, 1st Battalion, 19th Infantry
  1940-1941, VI Corps
  1941-1943, 00GC, Iceland Base Command
  1943-1944, 00GC, Headquarters, US Army Infantry School
  1944-1944, 00GC, Western Defense Command
  1944-1945, 00G1, Supreme Headquaters Allied Expeditionary Force (SHAEF)
  1945-1947, 00GC, United States Department of War
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1918-1918 World War I
  1941-1944 WWII - American Theater
  1944-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1904-1908, United States Military Academy
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