Harold “Hal” D. Steward

STEWARD,HAROLD
Harold “Hal” D. Steward

Harold “Hal” D. Steward

Lieutenant Colonel Harold D. Steward was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School Class 3, 12 December 1941. His first duty assignment was as a Platoon Leader, Camp Wheeler, Georgia. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Public Relations Officer, Branch Immaterial Replacement Center, Fort McClellan, Alabama; Public Relations Officer, 93rd Infantry Division, Fort Huachuca, Arizona; S2, Intelligence, 25th Infantry, Fort Huachuca, Arizona; Commander, Company D 57th Battalion, 12th Training Regiment, Camp Fannin, Texas; Post Public Relations Officer, Fort Wolters, Texas; Member, Combat Correspondent Teams, Fort McNair, Washington, D.C., 43rd Infantry Division, New Caledonia and New Zealand; Chief, Public Relations Section, 1st Cavalry Division, Admiralty Islands, and Philippine Islands; Assistant Chief of the MagArizonaine Branch, Public Relations Division in General Headquarters, Southwest Pacific Area; Press Branch, War Department's Bureau of Public Relations, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.; Associate Editor, the Cavalry Journal; Public Information Officer 1st Cavalry Division, Japan and Korea; Public Information Officer, Infantry Center, Fort Benning, Georgia; Public Information Officer, U.S. Army Northern Area Command, Frankfurt, Am Main, Germany; Commanding Officer, U.S. Army Schweinfurt, Germany, which included posts Hammelburg, Bad Kissingen, Wildflecken, and Wasserkuppel, Germany; Chief, Army's Community Relations Branch, Office of the Chief of Public Information, THE Pentagon; Chief of Information, American Land Forces, Middle East; Chief of Public Information, NATO's Allied Land Forces, Southeastern Europe, Izmir, Turkey; Commanding Officer, Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, Fort Leanard Wood, Missouri; Assistant Chief of Staff, G2, Engineer Center, Fort Leanard Wood, Missouri.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Lieutenant Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Graduation Year

    1941

  • Year Inducted

    2000

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_02057