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army officer.

George Matthew Halloran, American army officer.

Background

Halloran, George Matthew was born on January 19, 1889 in Fort Abraham Lincoln, North Dakota, United States. Son of Captain James and Mary (Keane) Halloran.

Education

Student Pennsylvania State College, 1908-1910. Graduate Chemical Warfare Service School, 1921, Army War College, 1926, Army Industrial College, 1927.

Career

1 son, James Paul Stacy. Commissioned Second lieutenant, Infantry, October 7, 1911, and advanced through the grades to brigadier general, October 27, 1942. Professor military science, University of Wyoming, 1936-1940.

Assistant executive, 1st Military Area, Knoxville, 1940-1941. Acting chief of staff, 81st Division, July-December 1941. Commanding officer, Camp Shelby from December 1941.

Connections

Married Loretta Boyd Hunter, November 1, 1915.

father:
Captain James Halloran

mother:
Mary (Keane) Halloran

spouse:
Loretta Boyd Hunter