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General Staff, United States Army
US Army General Staff Insignia
Basic Information
Created February 14, 1903
Active February 14, 1903 - present
Country US Flag United States
Allegiance US Department of the Army Seal United States Army
Branch Regular Army
Type Service branch
Garrison/HQ Pentagon, Virginia

War Department:

  • War Department General Staff (15 Aug 1903 - 16 Aug 1947)
    • Provisional General Staff (14 Feb 1903 - 15 Aug 1903)
    • Headquarters of the Army (02 March 1821 - 1903)
  • War Department Special Staff (09 Mar 1942 - 16 Aug 1947)
  • Administrative Staffs, Administrative Services (11 Jun 1946 - 16 Aug 1947)
    • Administrative Services, Army Service Forces (15 May 1943 - 11 June 1946)
    • Administrative Services, Services of Supply (09 Mar 1942 - 15 May 1943)
  • Technical Staffs, Technical Services (11 Jun 1946 - 16 Aug 1947)
    • Technical Services, Army Service Forces (15 May 1943 - 11 Jun 1946)
    • Supply Services, Army Service Forces (12 Mar 1943 - 15 May 1943)
    • Supply Services, Services of Supply (09 Apr 1942 - 12 Mar 1943)
    • Operating Divisions, Services of Supply (09 Mar 1942 - 09 Apr 1942)

Department of the Army:

  • General Staff, United States Army (16 Aug 1947 - Present)
  • Special Staff, United States Army (16 Aug 1947 - Present)
  • Administrative Staffs (16 Aug 1947 - 02 Jan 1963) remaining staff re-designated Special Staff organizations
  • Technical Staffs (16 Aug 1947 - 02 Jan 1963) remaining staff re-designated Special Staff organizations
  • Army Staff (28 Jun 1950 - Present) collective name for the General, special, administrative, and technical staffs.

Headquarters Location


Office of the Chief of Staff of the ArmyEdit

Chief of Staff of the United States Army (15 Aug 1903)

Vice Chief of Staff of the United States Army (15 Nov 1948)

  • Deputy Chief of Staff (18 Sep 1947)

Assistant Vice Chief of Staff of the United States Army (29 Mar 1967 - 01 Jul 1974)

Director of the Army Staff (08 May 1974)

  • Secretary of the General Staff

Vice Director of the Army Staff

Director For Program Analysis and Evaluation

Deputy Chief of Staff Level OfficesEdit

Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel, G-1 (03 Jan, 1956)

  • Assistant Chief of Staff, G-1, Personnel Division (01 Sept, 1921)
  • Assistant Chief of Staff, Personnel and Administration Division (11 Jun, 1946)
  • Assistant Chief of Staff, G-1, Personnel (01 Mar, 1950)

Deputy Chief of Staff for Intelligence, G-2 (01 May 1987)

  • War Department General Staff Second Division (15 Aug 1903)
  • Second Section (12 Aug 1908)
  • War College Division (26 Sep 1910)
  • Military Intelligence Section (28 Apr 1917)
  • Military Intelligence Branch (09 Feb 1918)
  • Assistant Chief of Staff, Military Intelligence Division (26 Aug 1918)
  • Assistant Chief of Staff, G-2, Military Intelligence Division (16 Aug 1921)
  • Director of Military Intelligence Division (11 Jun 1946)
  • Director of Intelligence Division (19 Apr 1947)
  • Assistant Chief of Staff, G-2, Intelligence (01 Mar 1950)
  • Assistant Chief of Staff, Intelligence (27 Dec 1955)
  • Assistant Chief of Staff for Intelligence (10 Jul 1958)

Deputy Chief of Staff, G-3/5/7 (01 Apr 2005)

  • Assistant Chief of Staff, War Plans Division
  • Assistant Chief of Staff, Operations Division
  • Director of Plans and Operations
  • Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans and Combat Operations (01 Nov 1948)
  • Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans (28 Feb 1950)
  • Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans and Research (11 Jan 1952)
  • Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans (06 Oct 1955)
  • Deputy Chief of Staff for Military Operations (27 Dec 1955)
  • Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations and Plans (08 May 1974)

Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, G-4

  • Assistant Chief of Staff, G-4, Supply Division (16 Aug 1921)
  • Director of Service, Supply, and Procurement Division (11 Jun 1946)
  • Director of Logistics Division (10 Mar 1948)
  • Assistant Chief of Staff, G-4, Logistics (01 Mar 1950)
  • Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics (08 Sep 1954)

Chief Information Officer, G-6

Deputy Chief of Staff for Programs, G-8 (01 Dec 2000)

Abolished OfficesEdit

  • Assistant Chief of Staff, G-3, Operations (28 Feb 1950 - 03 Jan 1956)
    • War College Division (09 Feb 1918)
    • Assistant Chief of Staff, War Plans Division (09 Feb 1918)
    • Assistant Chief of Staff, G-3, Operations and Training Division (16 Aug 1921)
    • Assistant Chief of Staff, G-3, Operations Division (23 Mar 1922)
    • Assistant Chief of Staff, Plans and Operations Division (11 Jun 1946)

Service ChiefsEdit


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