John M Schofield

John M Schofield

Civil War (Union) · US Army

A career officer, after the Civil War Schofield served as the US Secretary of War and as the Commanding General of the United States Army.

Other Service
Branch

Army

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Conflict Period

Other Service

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Rank

Lieutenant General (1895)

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Service Start Date

1853

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Commands

Commanding General of the United States Army (1888-1895)

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Service End Date

1895

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Served For

United States of America

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Civil War (Union) (1861 - 1865)
State

Missouri

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Unit

First Infantry (1861)

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Branch

Army

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Conflict Period

Civil War (Union)

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Commands held

Army of the Frontier, Department of the Missouri, XXIII Corps, Army of the Ohio

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Rank

Major (1861)

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Rank

Major General (brevet, 1865)

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Served For

United States of America

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Additional Info
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10/25/2013
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9/5/2014
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