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army officer

Hubert Don Hoover, American army officer. Decorated Belgian Croix de Guerre with Palm; Legion of Merit with Oak Leaf Cluster. Member Delta Chi.; Mason.

Background

Hoover, Hubert Don was born on October 15, 1887 in Bedford, Iowa, United States. Son of Oswald and Sarah Keturah (Hardenbrook) Hoover.

Education

B.L., University of California, 1909, Juris Doctor, 1911.

Career

Officer, 1917, commissioned captain, regular Army, Judge Advisory General’s Department, 1920, advanced through grades to major general, 1948. Served as assistant judge advisory general in charge of branch office of judge advocate general, with N. African and Mediterranean Theaters of Operations, 1943-1945. Assistant judge advisory general, Office of the Judge Advocate General, Washington, 1945-1948.

Membership

Member Delta Chi.; Mason.

Connections

Married Gertrude Elizabeth Mills, September 15, 1912. Children: Holman Don, Hubert Mills.

father:
Oswald Hoover

mother:
Sarah Keturah (Hardenbrook) Hoover

spouse:
Gertrude Elizabeth Mills

children:
Holman Don Hoover

Hubert Mills Hoover