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Preston Thompson Vance

Graduating Class of 1914
Served in World War II

Lieutenant Colonel
Preston Thompson Vance



Louisville, KY

Date of Birth

Location of Death

Fort Sill, OK

Date of Death

Location of Burial

Fort Sill Post Cemetery, Fort Sill, OK

More About Lieutenant Colonel Vance

Lieutenant Colonel Vance was head of the Publications department, S-3 Section of the Field Artillery school, Ft. Sill, Okla. He had returned to active duty in November 1942, following his retirement from the army three years before and began his army career as an officer in the Kentucky National Guard in 1916. Immediately following WWI, he serviced as assistant professor of military science with the ROTC at Chicago University.