Gerald Alford Counts Edit Profile
Student of University California at Berkeley, 1913-1914. Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1917. Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1921.
Postgraduate California Institute Technology, 1930-1931.
Harris (Mistress John M. Minor). Commissioned Second lieutenant C.E., United States Army, 1917, advanced through grades to brigadier general, 1957. Assigned 109th Engineers, 604th Engineers, 6th Engineers, World War I.
River and harbor engineering Los Angeles, Galveston engineer districts, also field charge construction Houston Ship Channel, 1921-1925. Faculty United States Military Academy, 1925-1930, 31—, acting professor physics, 1931-1934, professor physics, 1934-1946, head department physics and chemistry, 1946-1957, dean academic board, since 1957. Deputy chief engineer Mediterranean Theatre of Operations, 1943-1944.
Deputy G-4, 12th Army Group, Normandy to Germany, German occupation, World World War II. Retired, 1959.
Member American Society Engineering Education, American Society Military Engineers, Kappa Alpha.
Married Anne Earle Harris, November 21, 1921.