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army officer

Frank U. Greer, American army officer. Awarded Purple Heart, Silver Star (Africa, 1943), oak leaf cluster to both Purple Heart and Silver Star (France, 1944), Bronze Star (France, 1944); Legion of Honor, Croix, de Guerre with Palm (French). Member Alpha Tau Gamma.

Background

Greer, Frank U. was born on September 24, 1895 in Washington, District of Columbia. Son of William Alexander and Cecelia (Throckmorton) Greer.

Education

Student Catholic University, 1915-1918. Bachelor of Laws, George Washington University, 1926. Graduate Infantry School, 1921, Chemical Warfare School, 1934, Command and General staff schedul, 1934, Army War College, 1936.

Honorary M. Military Science, Rhode Island State College, 1941.

Career

Commissioned First lieutenant, 1917 and advanced through the grades to brigadier general, 1943.

Membership

Member Alpha Tau Gamma.

Connections

Married May Imogene Mann, December 26, 1917. Children: Mary Imogene (Mistress P. J. McCaskey), Charles Francis Thomas Upton, Frank Upton, Rebecca Ellan.

father:
William Alexander Greer

mother:
Cecelia (Throckmorton) Greer

spouse:
May Imogene Mann

children:
Charles Francis Thomas Upton Greer

Frank Upton Greer

Mary Imogene Greer (Mistress P. J. McCaskey)

Rebecca Ellan Greer