Edwin Hess Burba Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, West Point, New York, 1959; Master of Science, George Washington University, 1977.
Second in command Lieutenant, United States Army, 1959; advanced through grades to general, United States Army, 1989; chief plans and operations, 1st Special Forces Group, Vietnam, 1964-1965; student, Armed Forces Staff College, Norfolk, Virginia, 1970-1971; commander 1st battalion, 8th Infantry Division, Europe, 1971-1973; assistant chief of staff, 8th Infantry Division, Europe, 1973-1974; personnel management staff officer, chief infantry branch, Assignment Branch, Colonels Division/Combat Arms Division, Alexandria, Virginia, 1974-1976; student, National War College, Fort McNair, District of Columbia, 1976-1977; chief management support office, Office Deputy Chief of Staff for Research, Development and Acquisition, Washington, 1977; team chief, director, Army Training Study, Fort Belvoir, Virginia, 1977-1979; commander, 1st Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colorado, 1979-1981; Executive officer, Office Chief of Staff, Washington, 1981-1983; assistant commandant, United States Army Infantry School, Fort Benning, Georgia, 1983-1985; commanding general, commandant, United States Army Infantry Center/ United States Army Infantry School, Fort Benning, 1985-1987; commanding general, 7th Infantry Division, Fort Ord, California, 1987-1988; commanding general, Combined Field Army (Republic of Korea/United States), Republic of Korea, 1988-1989; commander in chief, Forces Command, Fort McPherson, Georgia, since 1989; consultant, McDonough, Georgia.
Member Association United States Army.
Married Patricia Perrealt, July 15, 1961. Children: Jamie, Kathryn, Emily.