Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Maryland., 1927. Master of Arts, Harvard 1931. Graduated from Army Staff and Command School, 1943.
Teacher, coach at Belmont Hill School, Belmont, Massachusetts, 1920-1930, Montgomery School, Wynnewood, Pennsylvania, 1931. Editor, director Field Artillery Stokes Company. New York City, 1932-1939. Author, illustrator, 1934-1976. Made 3 cultural and educational exchange program tours for the State Department. Served as major Army of the United States, 1942-1946.
Married Margaret Butler Pope, December 29, 1926. Children: Andrew Munro, James Gillespie.