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army officer.

Jack Whitehead Heard, American army officer. Served in Cavalry, Army of the United States, 1910-1915, in Aviation Section Signal Corps and Air Corps, 1915-1919, Motor Transport Corps, 1919-1920, Cavalry, 1920-1932, at United States Bureau of Budget, 1932-1933, Cavalry, 1933-1940; Member S.A.R., Society Cincinnati, Newcomen Society, Society Military and Naval Officers of World War, Early Birds.; Mason (32 degree).

Background

Heard, Jack Whitehead was born on March 6, 1887 in New York City. Son of General John Wilkinson and Mildren Jewell (Townsend) Heard.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1910. Attended numerous other military schools, 1915-1937.

Career

Colonel United States Army), Elizabeth Fitzgerald (wife of John Russell Dean, Junior, colonel, United States Army), Ralph Varnell, Richard Townsend (major United States Army).

Membership

Served in Cavalry, Army of the United States, 1910-1915, in Aviation Section Signal Corps and Air Corps, 1915-1919, Motor Transport Corps, 1919-1920, Cavalry, 1920-1932, at United States Bureau of Budget, 1932-1933, Cavalry, 1933-1940. Member S.A.R., Society Cincinnati, Newcomen Society, Society Military and Naval Officers of World War, Early Birds. Mason (32 degree).; Clubs: Fort Sam Houston Officers.

Connections

Married Ella Agnes McCarthy, June 11, 1917. Children: John Wilkinson (Lieutenant.

father:
General John Wilkinson Heard

mother:
Mildren Jewell (Townsend) Heard

spouse:
Ella Agnes McCarthy

child:
John Wilkinson (lt Heard