Brewster, David, BGen

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Last Rank
Brigadier General
Last Primary MOS
9903-General Officer
Last MOSGroup
Specific Billet MOS
Primary Unit
1943-1945, 9903, I Marine Amphibious Corps (I MAC)
Service Years
1910 - 1945
Officer Collar Insignia

Brigadier General


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 Personal Details 

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Home State
District Of Columbia
Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Washington, D.C.

Date of Passing
Jul 10, 1945
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section#6, Site#5689

 Official Badges 

French Fourragere USMC Retired Pin (30 Years)

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Golden Dragon

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Due to his failing health, BGen Brewster was granted a medical retirement in June 1945.  The General died amonth later.  He was buried with full-honors at Arlington National Cemetery.
Other Comments:
BGen Brewster is officially listed as the 6th USMC Pilot/Aviator and the 55th Naval Aviator.
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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Headquarters Marine Corps (HQMC)Naval Flight TrainingFirst Marine Aviation ForceMarine Barracks
5th Marine Regiment4th Marine Regiment1st Marine RegimentI Marine Amphibious Corps (I MAC)
  1910-1916, 0302, Headquarters Marine Corps (HQMC)
  1916-1917, 7599, Naval Flight Training
  1917-1919, 7503, First Marine Aviation Force
  1919-1922, 7598, Marine Barracks Quantico, VA
  1928-1929, 0302, 5th Marine Regiment
  1932-1935, 0302, 4th Marine Regiment
  1941-1941, 9906, 1st Marine Regiment
  1941-1943, 0302, Marine Barracks New River, NC
  1943-1945, 9903, I Marine Amphibious Corps (I MAC)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1912-1926 US Occupation of Nicaragua
  1917-1918 World War I
  1937-1938 China Service 1937-1939
  1941-1941 World War II/American Theater
  1941-1945 World War II
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