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Name:Glover Steiner Johns
Affiliation:Class of 1931
Biography & Genealogy:Glover S. Johns, Jr., Class of 1931. Pictured at right as a First Classman. For detailed biographical, click on the "web resource link" below. Genealogy: Born January 31, 1912, in Austin Texas. Father- Glover S. Johns, VMI Class of 1908. Mother- Erna Schlemmer. Paternal grandfather- Claud D. Johns. Maternal grandfather- N. C. Schlemmer. VMI Record: Matriculated September 1927, graduated June 1931 with B.S. in Chemistry. Career: COL Johns had a distinguished career as a United States Army officer; see "web resource link" below for detailed information; he also served as Commandant, Virginia Military Institute, 1956-1960. Death: May 19, 1976 at his home in Austin, Texas.
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