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The Story of the American Expeditionary Forces


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Commanders & Key Leaders of the AEF


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Woodrow Wilson

President and
Commander-in-Chief
Newton
Baker


Secretary for War
Josephus Daniels

Secretary of the Navy
MG Hugh
Scott


Army Chief of Staff at Start
Gen. Peyton
March


Army Chief of Staff at End
MG George
Barnett


Commandant USMC
Admiral Wm.
Benson


Chief of Naval Operations
Admiral Wm. Sims

Commander USN, European Waters
RAdm Hugh Rodman

Commander US Battleship Squadron, Grand Fleet
Gen. John J.
Pershing


Commander, American Exped. Forces
LtGen Hunter
Liggett


Cmdr: I Corps; First Army; Third Army
LtGen Robert
Bullard


Cmdr: III Corps; Second Army
LtGen Joseph
Dickman


Cmdr: I Corps; Third Army
MG Tasker Bliss
Ch. of Staff;
US Represent. to Supreme War Council
MG Charles
Summerall


Cmdr: 1st Div; V Corps
MG John L.
Hines


Cmdr: 4th Div; III Corps
MG Charles
Menoher


Cmdr: 42nd Div; VI Corps
MG Charles
Muir


Cmdr: 28th Div; IV Corps
BG Hugh
Drum


Chief of Staff, First Army
MG James
Harbord


Cmdr: 2nd Div; Services of Supply
BG Charles
Dawes


Chief of Purchasing, AEF
BG Mason M.
Patrick


Chief, AEF Air Service
BG William
Sibert


Chief, AEF Chemical Warfare Service
BG Samuel Rockenback

Chief, AEF Tank Corps
Col. Geo. C.
Marshall


Chief of Operations, First Army
BG Wm.
Graves


Cmdr: Siberian Exped. Force
BG Wm.
Mitchell


Cmdr: Unified Air Operations
MG. John
Lejeune,
USMC

Cmdr: 2nd Div.
MG Hanson
Ely


Cmdr: 3rd Bgd; 5th Div.
BG U.Grant
McAlexander


Cmdr: 38th Inf; 180th Bgd.




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