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Chiefs of OrdnanceEdit

Name Photo Term Began Term Ended Time Served Reason
1. COL Decius Wadsworth [[File: 2 Jul, 1812 1 Jun, 1821 8Y 11M Disbanded 1794
2. COL George Bomford George Bomford 1 Jun, 1821 25 Mar, 1848 24Y 9M 25D Death 1805 (USMA, NY)
3. COL George Talcott George Talcott 25 Mar, 1848 10 Jul, 1851 3Y 3M 16D Relieved 1813
4. COL Henry K. Craig Henry K. Craig 10 Jul, 1851 23 Apr, 1861 9Y 9M 14D Relieved 1912
5. BG James W. Ripley James W. Ripley 23 Apr, 1861 15 Sept, 1863 2Y 4M 24D Retirement 1814 (USMA, CN)
6. BG George D. Ramsay George D. Ramsay 15 Sept, 1863 12 Sept, 1864 11M 29D Retirement 1820 (USMA, DC)
7. BG Alexander B. Dyer Alexander D. Dyer 12 Sept, 1864 20 May, 1874 9Y 8M 9D Death 1837 (USMA, MO)
8. BG Stephen V. Benet Stephen V. Benet 23 Jun, 1874 22 Jan, 1891 16Y 7D Retirement 1849 (USMA, FL)
9. BG Daniel W. Flagler Daniel W. Flagler 23 Jan, 1891 29 Mar, 1899 Death 1861 (USMA, NY)
* MAJ Charles Shaler [[File: 29 Mar, 1899 5 Apr, 1899 - 1865 (USMA, FL)
10. BG Adelbert R. Buffington Adelbert D. Buffington 5 Apr, 1899 22 Nov, 1901 Retirement 1851 (USMA, VA)
11. MG William Crozier William Crozier 22 Nov, 1901 15 Jul, 1918 16Y 7M 24D Relieved 1876 (USMA, KS)
12. MG Clarence C. Williams Clarence C. Williams 16 Jul, 1918 1 Apr, 1930 11Y 8M 17D Retirement 1894 (USMA, GA)
13. MG Samuel Hof Samuel Hof 2 Jun, 1930 1 Jun, 1934 4Y Relieved 1894 (USMA, WI)
14. MG William H. Tschappat William H. Tschappat 2 Jun, 1934 2 Jun, 1938 4Y Relieved 1896 (USMA, OH)
15. MG Charles M. Wesson Charles Wesson 3 Jun, 1938 31 May, 1942 Relieved 1900 (USMA, MD)
16. LTG Levin H. Campbell, Jr. Levin H. Campbell 1 Jun, 1942 31 May, 1946 Retirement 1909 (USNA)
17. MG Everett S. Hughes Everett S. Hughes 1 Jun, 1946 31 Oct, 1949 Retirement 1908 (USMA, MN)
18. MG Elbert L. Ford Elbert L. Ford 1 Nov, 1949 31 Oct, 1953 Retirement 1917 (USMA, CN)
19. LTG Emerson L. Cummings 70px 2 Nov, 1953 7 Feb, 1958 1924 (USMA, MI)
20. LTG John H. Hinrichs John H. Hinrichs 8 Feb, 1958 31 May, 1962 1928 (USMA, CA)
21. MG Horace F. Bigelow Horace F. Bigelow 1 Jun, 1962 31 Jul, 1962 1932 (USMA, VT)
22. MG William E. Potts William E. Potts 10 Nov, 1983 13 Jun, 1986 Relieved 1947*
23. MG Leon E. Salomon Leon E. Salomon 13 Jun, 1986 11 Aug, 1988 1959
24. MG James W. Ball James W. Ball 12 Aug, 1988 13 Jul, 1990 1960
25. MG Johnnie E. Wilson Johnnie E. Wilson 13 Jul, 1990 1992 1961
26. MG John G. Coburn John G. Coburn 1992 1994 1962
27. MG James W. Monroe James W. Monroe 1994 Aug, 1995 1963
28. MG Robert D. Shadley Robert D. Shadley Aug, 1995 Jul, 1997 1965
29. BG Thomas R. Dickinson Thomas R. Dickinson Jul, 1997 1998 1967
30. MG Dennis K. Jackson Dennis K. Jackson 1998 2000 1968
31. MG Mitchell Stevenson Mitchell Stevenson 2000 15 Aug, 2003 1974
32. BG William M. Lenaers William M. Lenaers 15 Aug, 2003 10 Sept, 2004 1971
33. MG Vincent E. Boles Vincent E. Boles 10 Sept, 2004 30 Oct, 2006 1976
34. BG Rebecca S. Halstead Rebecca S. Halstead 30 Oct, 2006 26 Jun, 2008 1981 (USMA)
35. BG Lynn A. Collyar Lynn A. Collyar 26 Jun, 2008 29 Jul, 2010 1979 (USMA)
36. BG Clark W. LeMasters, Jr. Clark W. LeMasters, Jr. 29 Jul, 2010 1982
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