Claude Martin Thiele Edit Profile
C.E., Cornell Univercity, 1911. Coast Artillery School, 1924, Command and General staff schedul, 1924-1925, Army War College, 1931-1932.
Commissioned Second lieutenant, C.A.C., United States Army, 1911, advanced through ranks to brigadier general, 1941. Served Adjunct General’s Department, France, Germany, 1919-1923. War Department General Staff, 1932-1936.
Commissioned 63d C.A. (anti-aircraft) and Fort MacArthur, 1936-1938. On staff of commanding general and United States High Commissioner, Philippines, 1938-1940. Commander 77th C.A., 34th C.A. Brigade, Fort Bragg, 1941.
Anti-aircraft Region Norfolk, Anti-aircraft Command European Theater of Operations, 1942. Anti-aircraft officer E.T.O., 1943. Anti-aircraft officer 12th Army Group, 1944-1945.
Commanding general, American University, Shrivenham, England, 1945. Commanding general United Kingdom Base. Senior army instructor N.M.N.G., 1947-1948.
Retired, 1948; recalled to active duty Office of Army Field Forces, 1949.
Member Seal and Serpent Society. Club: Army and Navy (Washington).
Married Ethel A. Wilson, June 25, 1913.