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General Harbord saw early service with the 10th U . S .
Cavalry, where he became allies with General Pershing . In 1902,
he was promoted to the position of Chief of the Philippine
Constabulary . When the U . S . entered the war, Harbord was chosen by
Pershing as the AEF's Chief of Staffin France . In May, 1918, Harbord
Was re - assigned by Pershing to the Marine Brigade of the 2d Infantry
Division, and he and his men successfully halted the Germans at
Belleau Wood ( 6-25 June, 1918 ).
Harbord was promoted majorgeneral, and commander of the 2d Division during the
counterattacks on Soisson . Pershing then dispatched Harbord to re - organise the AEF Services of Supply in la te July, 1918, which he did promptly and effectively . After the war, General Harbord was promoted to brigadier general in the Regular Army and again appointed Chief of Staff of the AEF, and on return to the U . S . as major general in 1919, commander of the 2d Infantry Division .
By viewing those three learders’ documents. You can see that the important or leader of the United state were tried hard to protected their own country. Most of the time, the leader always graduted from the solidier school. So, they have solidier’s background, and can work easy with other solidiers. Those three leaders were protected country that they loved, but most of the time they doesn’t recived bad things about their country.