Robert Reese Jr. NEYLAND Edit Profile
Student Burleson College, Greenville, 1909-1910, Texas A. and M. College, 1910-1911. Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1916. United States in Civil Engineering, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1921.
Second Lieutenant ’ Corps of Engineers, 1916. First Lieutenant, 1916. Captain, 1917. Instructor., Engineering School, First Corps, Gondrecourt, France, 1917, First Army Engnrng! School, Langres, France, 1917-1918- Major (temporary), Corps of Engineers, 1918.
At El Paso, Texas, commanding Eighth Engineers mounted, 1918-1920. Captain, Corps of Engineers, 1919-1920. Assistant Adjutant West Point, New York, 1921.
Major, Corps of Engineers, 1921-1922. Captain, Corps of Engineers, 1922-1926. Assistant Prof, of Military Science and Tactics, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1925.
Professor, 1928-1923o! Major, Corps of Engineers, 1926-1930. Head Coach of Football, University of Tennessee, since 1926.
Served as captain and adjunct 1st Battalion, 1st Engineers, later instructor 1st C.E. School, Gondrecourt, France. Member American Military Engineers. Club: Army and Navy.
Married Ada Fitch, July 16, 1923. Children: Robert Reese, Lewis Fitch.