The Adjutant General

1 Adjuants General Appointed Since 1793
2 Brigadier General Josiah Harmar 1793 to February 27, 1799
3 Brigadier General Peter Baynton   February 27, 1799 to 1802
4 Brigadier General Richard Humpton 1802 to January 1, 1805
5 Brigadier General Mahlon Dickerson January 1, 1805 to July 22, 1808 (resigned)
6 Brigadier General Thomas McKean, Jr.     July 22, 1808 to August 3, 1811
7 Brigadier General William Reed August 3, 1811 to June 15, 1813 (died in office)
8 Brigadier General William N. Irvine (acting) July 6, 1813 to September 20, 1813
9 Brigadier General William Duncan September 20, 1813 to August 1, 1814
10 Brigadier General John N. Hyneman August 1, 1814 to March 21, 1816
11 Brigadier General Nathaniel B. Boileau (acting)      March 21, 1816 to October 1, 1816
12 Brigadier General William N. Irvine October 1, 1816 to August 23, 1821
13 Brigadier General Robert Carr August 23, 1821 to August 4, 1824
14 Brigadier General George B. Porter August 4, 1824 to August 19, 1829
15 Brigadier General Simon Cameron August 19, 1829 to May 3, 1830
16 Brigadier General Samuel Power May 3, 1830 to August 3, 1836
17 Brigadier General William Piper August 3, 1836 to August 3, 1839
18 Brigadier General James K. Moorehead August 3, 1839 to August 12, 1839 (declined after appointed)
19 Brigadier General Adam Diller August 12, 1839 to July 15, 1845
20 Brigadier General George W. Bowman July 15, 1845 to November 21, 1848
21 Brigadier General William H. Irwin November 21, 1848 to February 2, 1852
22 Brigadier General James Keenan

February 2, 1852 to October 18, 1852 (resigned 1852)

23 Brigadier General George W. Bowman October 18, 1852 to October 25, 1856
24 Brigadier General Thomas J. Power October 25, 1856 to February 5, 1858
25 Brigadier General Edwin C. Wilson February 5, 1858 to April 17, 1861
26 Brigadier General Edward M. Biddle April 17, 1861 to January 9, 1862
27 Brigadier General Alexander L. Russell January 9, 1862 to October 11, 1867
28 Brigadier General David B. McCreary October 11, 1867 to January 4, 1870
29 Brigadier General Alexander L. Russell January 4, 1870 to June 1, 1873
30 Brigadier General James W. Latta June 1, 1873 to January 16, 1883
31 Brigadier General Presley N. Guthrie January 16, 1883 to January 18, 1887
32 Brigadier General Daniel H. Hastings January 18, 1887 to January 20, 1891
33 Brigadier General William McClelland January 20, 1891 to February 7, 1892 (died in office)
34 Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Krumbhaar (acting) February 7, 1892 to March 8, 1892
35 Brigadier General Walter W. Greenland March 8, 1892 to January 15, 1895
36 Brigadier General Thomas J. Stewart January 15, 1895 to September 11, 1917 (died in office)
37 Colonel Frank D. Beary (acting) September 11, 1917 to October 4, 1917
* Brigadier General Frank D. Beary October 4, 1917 to January 20, 1931
38 Brigadier General David J. Davis January 20, 1931 to January 15, 1935
39 Brigadier General Frederick Blair Kerr January 15, 1935 to January 17, 1939
40 Major General Edward Martin January 17, 1939 to January 20, 1943
41 Brigadier General Robert M. Vail January 20, 1943 to April 19, 1955
42 Major General A. J. Drexel Biddle Jr. April 19, 1955 to April 4, 1961 (resigned)
43 Major General Malcolm Hay April 11, 1961 to January 15, 1963
44 Major General Thomas R. White Jr. January 15, 1963 - (died February 20, 1968)
45 Major General Richard Snyder May 6, 1968 to April 19, 1972
46 Major General Harry J. Mier Jr. April 19, 1972 to April 28, 1977
47 Major General Nicholas P. Kafkalas April 28, 1977 to February 16, 1979
48 Major General Richard M. Scott February 16, 1979 to January 20, 1987
49 Major General Gerald T. Sajer January 20, 1987 to April 15, 1995
50 Major General James W. Mac Vay April 15, 1995 to March 23, 1999
51 Major General William B. Lynch March 23, 1999 to March 5, 2004
52 Major General Jessica L. Wright March 5, 2004 to November 7, 2010 (resigned)
53 Major General Stephen M. Sischo (acting) November 7, 2010 to February 3, 2011
54 Major General Wesley E. Craig February 3, 2011 to Present

 


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