Thomas, Gerald, Gen

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9903-General Officer
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1954-1956, 9903, Training and Testing Regiment, Marine Corps Schools, Quantico
Service Years
1917 - 1956



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Date of Passing
Apr 07, 1984
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 Unit Assignments
6th Marine Regiment2nd Bn, 1st Marine Regiment  (2/1), 1st Marine RegimentMarine BarracksInfantry Officer Course
MARDET (Afloat)USMC (United States Marine Corps)1st Marine Brigade, III MEFThe Basic School
MARDET American Legation, Peking, ChinaUS Army Command and General Staff CollegeMCB Quantico, VAMarine Security Guard (MSG)
1st Marine Division, I MEF1st Amphibious Recon Bn, FMFPACHeadquarters Marine Corps (HQMC)Fleet Marine Force Pacific (FMFPAC)
H&S Bn Henderson Hall (HQMC)
  1917-1918, 0311, 6th Marine Regiment
  1918-1919, 0302, 6th Marine Regiment
  1919-1921, 0302, H&S Co, 2nd Bn, 1st Marine Regiment (2/1)
  1921-1923, Marine Barracks Quantico, VA
  1923-1923, Infantry Officer Course
  1923-1925, MARDET USS Tulsa (PG-22)
  1926-1927, Marine Barracks Charleston, SC
  1927-1928, Army Motor Transport School, Fort Holabird, MD
  1928-1928, Marine Barracks Parris Island, SC
  1928-1931, 0302, 1st Marine Brigade, III MEF
  1931-1932, 0302, Army Infantry School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA
  1932-1934, 9700, The Basic School
  1934-1935, Amphibious Warfare School, Senior Course
  1935-1937, MARDET American Legation, Peking, China
  1937-1938, US Army Command and General Staff College
  1938-1941, Marine Corps Schools, Quantico, VA
  1941-1941, MSG Detachment Cairo, Egypt
  1941-1943, 1st Marine Division, I MEF
  1943-1944, 1st Amphibious Recon Bn, FMFPAC
  1944-1947, Headquarters Marine Corps (HQMC)
  1947-1949, Fleet Marine Force Pacific (FMFPAC)
  1949-1950, Other Support Units
  1950-1951, Landing Force Training Unit (LFTU)
  1951-1952, 1st Marine Division, I MEF
  1952-1954, 9903, Office of the Commandant of the Marine Corps, H&S Bn Henderson Hall (HQMC)
  1954-1956, 9903, Training and Testing Regiment, Marine Corps Schools, Quantico
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1915-1915 US Occupation of Haiti
  1917-1918 World War I
  1918-1918 World War I/Aisne-Marne Campaign/Battle of Belleau Wood
  1941-1945 World War II
  1942-1942 Guadalcanal Campaign (1942-43)/Battle of Tulagi (including First Savo)
  1943-1944 Northern Solomon Islands Campaign (1943-44)/Battle of Bougainville
  1950-1953 Korean War
 Colleges Attended
Illinois Wesleyan University
  1913-2003, Illinois Wesleyan University
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