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army officer (ret).

John Pope Mcadams, American army officer (ret). Awarded Distinguished Service award, World War I. Legion of Honor (France). member general staff War Department, 1920-1924.

Background

Mcadams, John Pope was born on June 29, 1872 in Hawesville, Kentucky, United States. Son of Eugene P. and Mary Elizabeth (Pope) Mcadams.

Education

Student Army School of the Line, 1913-1914, Army Staff College, 1914-1915, Army War College, 1919-1920.

Career

And sergeant, infantry, Kentucky, 1898-1899. Private and corporal Company C. 13th Infantry, United States Army, 1899-1901. Second in command Lieutenant United States Army, July 1, 1901, advanced through grades to brigadier general, June 13, 1940.

Chief of staff lines of communication Advertising Educational Foundation, 1917. Deputy chief staff Service of Supply Advertising Educational Foundation, 1918. Member general staff War Department, 1920-1924.

Chairman Federal Liquidation Board, 1921-1922.

Membership

Member general staff War Department, 1920-1924. Clubs: Army and Navy (Washington).

Connections

Married Frances Hennen, October 2, 1906. Children: Martha Hennen (Mistress.

father:
Eugene P. Mcadams

mother:
Mary Elizabeth (Pope) Mcadams

spouse:
Frances Hennen

child:
Martha Hennen (Mrs Mcadams