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army officer

William George Walker, American army officer.

Background

Walker, William George was born on June 28, 1890 in New York, United States. Son of James and Mary Ann (Reid) Walker.

Education

Graduated from Army War College, 1938, Command and General staff schedul, 1935.

Career

K, 350th Infantry, 88th division, American Expeditionary Force, World War I. Staff duties in the United States and abroad, 1920-1940. With GHQ, Washington, Headquarters, Army Ground Forces in charge of equipment and supply, headquarters Western Pacific, operations and equipment, World World War II.

Advanced through successive ranks to brigadier general. Retired, 1946; later in real estate and farming.

Connections

Married Jeanne Smith Haight, March 27, 1919. Children: William G., James H., Jean Mary, Margaret L., Barbara R. Commanded Company.

father:
James Walker

mother:
Mary Ann (Reid) Walker

spouse:
Jeanne Smith Haight

children:
William G. Walker

James H. Walker

Jean Mary Walker

Margaret L. Walker

Barbara R. Commanded Co Walker