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Andrew Jackson Briggs Mcfarland Edit Profile

army officer.

Andrew Jackson Briggs Mcfarland, American army officer.

Background

Mcfarland, Andrew Jackson Briggs was born on May 7, 1887 in Robinson Springs, Alabama, United States. Son of William Archibald and Daisy Oneida (Briggs) Mcfarland.

Education

Graduate advanced course Infantry School, 1930, Command and General staff schedul, 1934, Army War College, 1936.

Career

1 son, Andrew. Commissioned Lieutenant, infantry, United States Army, 1920, advancing through the grades to brigadier general, 1944. United States secretary, Combined Chiefs of Staff, after 1944. Home: Fort Myer, Virginia Deceased.

Connections

Married Susan Hamlin, September 5, 1924.

father:
William Archibald Mcfarland

mother:
Daisy Oneida (Briggs) Mcfarland

spouse:
Susan Hamlin