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Troyer Steele Anderson

Troyer Steele Anderson, American professor history. Member Historical Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff (later, History Division War Department Special Staff), assigned to Office of Under Secretary of War, 1944-1946; Member American History Association, American Military Institute, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Anderson, Troyer Steele was born on April 28, 1900 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. Son of Frank Maloy and Mary Gertrude (Steele).

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Dartmouth College, 1922. A.M., Harvard, 1923; Bachelor of Arts, Oxford, 1925, Doctor of Philosophy., 1929.

    Career

    • Instructor in history, Brown U., Providence, K.I., 1926-1928. Assistant Professor history, Swarthmore College, 1928-1935, associate professor, 1935-1942. Professor of history University of Iowa, 1942-1945.

      Professor history Hunter College since 1945. Visiting lecturer, Bryn Mawr College, 1941.

    Works

    • Author: The Command of the Howe Brothers during the American Revolution, 1936.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Conglist

    Membership

    Member Historical Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff (later, History Division War Department Special Staff), assigned to Office of Under Secretary of War, 1944-1946. Member American History Association, American Military Institute, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Mary F. Gerould, September 11, 1926. Children: Kenneth Foster, Nancy Steele.
    • father: Frank Maloy .
    • mother: Mary Gertrude (Steele).
    • spouse: Mary F. Gerould
    • children: Kenneth Foster Anderson
    • Nancy Steele Anderson
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    Died April 3, 1948
    (aged 47)
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