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army officer , college president.

Willard Stewart Paul, American army officer, college president. Member Retired Officers Association (president), Sigma Nu.; Mason (32°).

Background

Paul, Willard Stewart was born on February 28, 1894 in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Warrington Irving and Etta M. (Fish) Paul.

Education

Student Clark University, Dartmouth. Bachelor of Science, Johns Hopkins, 1924. Master of Arts, American U., 1942, Doctor of Laws, 1958.

Doctor of Laws, Roanoke (Virginia) College, 1959.

Career

; 1 son, Richard. Married second, Louella Musselman Arnold, August 12, 1958. Enlisted Colorado Field Artillery, 1916.

Became Lieutenant United States Army, 1917. Advanced through grades to Lieutenant general, 1948. Graduate Infantry School, officers course, 1921, advanced course, 1930.

Command and General staff schedul, 1935, Army War College, 1937. Instructor Infantry School, 1930-1933. Detailed to Adjunct General’s Department, 1937-1941, in charge classification all military personnel.

General Staff Corps as G-4, General Headquarters and Army Ground Forces. World World War II, commander 26th Infantry Division. G-I, S.H.A.E.F.; dap. chief of staff United States.F.E.T., assistant chief of staff G-I, director Personnel W.D.G.S.

Consultant Assistant Secretary Defense for Manpower. Assistant director ODM. President Gettysburg College, since 1956.

Director International Christian Leadership.

Membership

Member Retired Officers Association (president), Sigma Nu. Mason (32°).; Clubs: Cosmos (Washington).

Connections

Married Ruth Sieurin, April.; married second, Louella Musselman Arnold, August 12, 1958.

father:
Warrington Irving Paul

mother:
Etta M. (Fish) Paul

spouses:
Ruth Sieurin

Louella Musselman Arnold