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army officer

John Emmet Sloan, American army officer. Decorated by United States, France and Italy.

Background

Sloan, John Emmet was born on January 31, 1887 in Greenville, South Carolina, United States. Son of Thomas and Anna Lucia (Johnston) Sloan.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland., 1910. Student Field Artillery School, 1924-1925, Command and General staff schedul, 1925-1926, Army War College, 1931-1932, Chemical Warfare School, 1932.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant, United States Army, 1911, advanced through ranks to major general, 1942. Served in Panama, 1914-1917. Commanded 30th Field Artillery, World War.

Professor military science and tactics, Texas A. and M. College, 1926-1931. Instructor Field Artillery School, 1917-1918, Command and General staff schedul, 1932-1936. Service in Hawaii, 1936-1938.

Professor military science and tactics, Oregon State College, 1938-1940. Brigadier general, commanding 8th Division Artillery, Fort Jackson, South Carolina., 1941, major general commanding 88th Infantry Division 1942 to 44, took part in Italian Campaign and capture of Rome.

Politics

Churches should be urged to demonstrate their heart for racial reconciliation by seeking to increase racial and ethnic diversity in church staff roles, leadership positions, and church membership.

Views

Responsibility for parenting is to encourage social, economic, and religious efforts to maintain and strengthen relationships within families in order that every member may be assisted toward complete personhood.

Connections

Married Amy Eubanks, February 21, 1919. 1 child, Lucia Marie.

father:
Thomas Sloan

mother:
Anna Lucia (Johnston) Sloan

spouse:
Amy Eubanks

child:
Lucia Marie Sloan