Holmes, Henry, Jr., BG

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Last Rank
Brigadier General
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Last Primary MOS
2010-Chief of Staff
Primary Unit
1943-1944, 2010, Hawaiian Department
Service Years
1916 - 1947
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Field Artillery

Brigadier General

Two Overseas Service Bars

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Home Town
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Last Address
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Date of Passing
Dec 19, 1976
Location of Interment
Stonewall Jackson Cemetery - Lexington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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 Official Badges 

Army Staff Identification US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Artillery Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Commissioned in Nov 1916 as 2LT of Coast Artillery.
Retired in 1947.
Other Comments:
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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
U.S. ArmyEngineer Officer's Advanced CourseCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) CourseArmy War College (Staff)
United States Department of WarROTC Virginia Military Institute (Cadre), HQ, US Army Cadet CommandCoastal Artillery CorpsHawaiian Department
  1922-1923, 6, Coastal Artillery School
  1927-1928, 6, Engineer Officer's Advanced Course
  1929-1930, 6, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1935-1936, 6, Army War College (Staff)
  1938-1940, 2025, United States Department of War
  1940-1941, 2517, ROTC Virginia Military Institute (Cadre), HQ, US Army Cadet Command
  1942-1943, 00GC, Coastal Artillery Corps
  1943-1944, 2010, Hawaiian Department
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
  1941-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater
 Colleges Attended 
Virginia Military Institute
  1912-1916, Virginia Military Institute
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