Bard, Elliot, Sr., BGen

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Last Rank
Brigadier General
Last Primary MOS
9903-General Officer
Last MOSGroup
Specific Billet MOS
Primary Unit
1950-1952, 7503, 1st MAW
Service Years
1923 - 1957
Official/Unofficial USMC Certificates
Golden Dragon Certificate
Shellback Certificate
Tailhook Certificate
Officer_ Collar Insignia

Brigadier General


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 Personal Details 

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Year of Birth
This Military Service Page was created/owned by CWO2 Philip E. Montroy to remember Marine BGen Elliot Bard, Sr..

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Contact Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Pebble Beach, CA

Date of Passing
Dec 06, 1985
Location of Interment
Golden Gate National Cemetery - San Bruno, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Site 1810, Sec. CA

 Official Badges 

USMC Retired Pin (30 Years)

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Golden Dragon Cold War Medal Shellback Korean War Veterans Ambassador Of Peace Medal

Cold War

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
BGen Bard is considered one of the "founding fathers" of USMC aviation reconnaissance and aviation reconnaissance photography.
Other Comments:
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 Ribbon Bar
Pilot Wings
Rifle Expert (Pre 1959)

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
VMF-251VMD-154MAG-151st MAW
  1941-1941, 7302, VMF-251
  1942-1944, 7576, VMD-154
  1944-1945, 7503, MAG-15
  1950-1952, 7503, 1st MAW
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1941 World War II/American Theater
  1942-1943 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Guadalcanal Campaign (1942-43)
  1942-1943 Guadalcanal Campaign (1942-43)/New Hebrides
  1943-1944 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Northern Solomon Islands Campaign (1943-44)
  1950-1953 Korean War
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