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George Lane Van Deusen Edit Profile

army officer.

George Lane Van Deusen, American army officer. Awarded Distinguished Service Medal (Army). President Radio Corporation of America Institutes, New York City, 1947-1953. Member Holland Society of New York, Institute Radio Engineers, New York Society Military and Naval Officers World Wars.

Background

Deusen, George Lane Van was born on February 10, 1888 in Passaic, New Jersey, United States. Son of Clarence Richard and Mattie (Lane) Van Deusen.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1909. Master of Science, Yale, 1921. Graduated from Army Signal School, 1924, Command and General staff schedul, 1925, Army War College, 1936, Naval War College, 1937.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant, Infantry, 1909, advanced through grades to major general, May 24, 1944. Commander 105th Field Signal Batn., 30th Division, France and Belgium, 1918. Commanding Eastern Signal Corps Training Center, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey, 1942-1944.

Director Engineering and Technology Service, Signal Corps, Washington, 1945-1946. Retired August 1936.

Membership

Member Holland Society of New York, Institute Radio Engineers, New York Society Military and Naval Officers World Wars. Clubs: Army and Navy (Washington).

Connections

Married Effie Baker, June 24, 1935.

father:
Clarence Richard Deusen

mother:
Mattie (Lane) Van Deusen

spouse:
Effie Baker