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army officer

Robert Alwin Schow, American army officer. member American Battle Monuments Commission, Paris, France, 1928-1934; Member Association Graduates United States Military Academy.

Background

Schow, Robert Alwin was born on October 19, 1898 in Hoboken, New Jersey, United States. Son of William Robert and Marie M. (Briggs) Schow.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1918.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant, United States Army, 1918, advanced through grades to major general, 1954. Member American Battle Monuments Commission, Paris, France, 1928-1934. Assistant military attache and military attache to France, 1939-1944.

Assistant chief of staff G-2 15th United States Army, 1945-1946. Assistant director Central Intelligence Agency, Washington, 1949-1951. Assistant chief of staff intelligence Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers in Europe, Paris, France, 51-54.

Deputy assistant chief of staff G-2, Department of Army Washington, 1954-1956. Assistant chief staff, Intelligence, Department of the Army, 1956-1958. With Radio Corporation of America.

Membership

Member American Battle Monuments Commission, Paris, France, 1928-1934. Member Association Graduates United States Military Academy. Clubs: Army and Navy (Washington).

Connections

Married Tiny Wait, November 9, 1929. Children: Bobbie Ann (Mistress Jack Mangham), Robert Alwyn.

father:
William Robert Schow

mother:
Marie M. (Briggs) Schow

spouse:
Tiny Wait

children:
Robert Alwyn Schow

Bobbie Ann Schow (Mistress Jack Mangham)