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army officer.

John Blackwell Maynard, American army officer. Member Military Order World War, Sigma Nu, Omicron Delta Kappa.; Mason.

Background

Maynard, John Blackwell was born on August 12, 1887 in Portsmouth, Virginia, United States. Son of Harry Lee and Mary Eleanor (Brooks) Maynard.

Education

Bachelor of Science in C.E., Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1907. Student Colorado School of Mines, 1907-1908, Coast Artillery School, 1912, Coast Artillery School (Advanced), 1928, Field Artillery School, 1917, 18, Chemical Warfare School, 1924, Command and General staff schedul, 1923-1924, Army War College, 1928-1929.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant, Coast Artillery Corps, September 25, 1908. Promoted through grades to brigadier general, United States Army, April 5, 1941.

Membership

Member Military Order World War, Sigma Nu, Omicron Delta Kappa.

Connections

Married Lucy Talbott Dorsey, October 19, 1911. Children: John Blackwell, Mary Eleanor (Mistress.

father:
Harry Lee Maynard

mother:
Mary Eleanor (Brooks) Maynard

spouse:
Lucy Talbott Dorsey

children:
John Blackwell Maynard

Mary Eleanor (Mrs Maynard