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army officer.

Leland Stanford Hobbs, American army officer. Decorated Mexican Border, Mexican Service, and World War I medals.

Background

Hobbs, Leland Stanford was born on February 24, 1892 in Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Willard Knowles and Almina Sybil (Perkins) Hobbs.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1915. Graduate Infantry School, advanced course, 1928, Command and General staff schedul, 1934, Army War College, 1935, Naval War College, 1940.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant, United States Army, June 1915, and advanced through the grades to major general September 11, 1942. Chief of staff Third Army, 1937-1939, Trinidad Sector, 1941-1942. Now commander 30th Infantry Division.

Membership

Clubs: Chevy Chase (Maryland.).

Connections

Married Lucy Davis Berger, January 3, 1916.

father:
Willard Knowles Hobbs

mother:
Almina Sybil (Perkins) Hobbs

spouse:
Lucy Davis Berger