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army officer.

Geoffrey Keyes, American army officer.

Background

Keyes, Geoffrey was born on October 30, 1888 in Fort Bayard, New Mexico, United States.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1913, staff course, Army War College, Washington, D. Graduate Ecole Superieure de Guerre, Paris, 1933, Army War College, Washington, 1937.

Career

Officer 13th Cavalry, Ft. Chief of supply and transportation branch, supply div., War Department General Staff, Washington, District of Columbia, 1939-1940. Chief of staff, 2d Armored Division, Ft.

General combat command 3d Armored Division, Camp Polk, Louisiana, 1942, 9th Armored Division, Ft. General 7th Army 1945-1946, Third Army, 1946-1947. General and United States High Commr.