George Irving Back Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, Morningside College, 1921. Graduate work, Yale, 1920-1921.
Commissioned Second lieutenant, Signal corpus, United States army, 1917, and advanced through the grades to brigadier general, 1945. Student, communications engineering, Yale, 1920-1921. Assistant department signal officer, Hawaiian Department, 1922-1924.
Chief, wire communications engineering section, Office Chief Signal Officer, Washington, 1924-1929, Signal Corps Laboratories, 1929-1933. Student Signal Corps School, 1933-1934. Chief, Army Communications Service, 1934-1938.
Student Command and General staff schedul, 1938-1939. Secretary Signal Corps Board, 1939-1941. Chief communications division signal section, General Headquarters, 1941-1942.
Executive officer, engineering and supply service, Office Chief Signal Officer, 1942-1943, director distribution division, 1943-1944. Chief signal officer Mediterranean Theatre of Operations from 1944. Chief Army Communications Service 1945-1946.
Signal Officer General Headquarters, F.E.C. and chief Civil Communications Section, South Carolina.A.P. from 1947.
Married Rosalie Henry Rives, November 26, 1927.