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Emory Sherwood Adams
Born (1881-02-06)February 6, 1881
Died November 30, 1967(1967-11-30) (aged 86)
Place of birth Manhattan, Kansas
Place of death Monterey, California
Place of Burial San Francisco National Cemetery
Allegiance United States
Service/branch United States Department of the Army Seal.svg United States Army
Years of service 1898–1945
Rank US-O8 insignia.svg Major General
Commands held Adjutant General of the U.S. Army
Awards Distinguished Service Medal

Emory Sherwood Adams (February 6, 1881–November 30, 1967) was an officer in the United States Army who served as Adjutant General from 1938 to 1942.

See also


  • Ancell, R. Manning; and Miller, Christine Marie (eds.) (1996). The Biographical Dictionary of World War II Generals and Flag Officers. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press. p. 2. 

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Military offices
Preceded by
Edgar T. Conley
Adjutant General of the U. S. Army
May 1, 1938-February 28, 1942
Succeeded by
James A. Ulio

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