John G. Adams

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John G. Adams (23 March 1912 – 26 June 2003) was the US Army's counsel in the Army-McCarthy Hearings. He was an Army veteran of World War II, and he worked in Washington, DC for the Defense Department before he became the US Army general counsel in 1953. From 1953 to 1955 he was the chief legal adviser to Army Secretary Robert T. Stevens.[1]

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  1. ^ "John G. Adams, Army's Counsel In McCarthy Hearings, Dies at 91.". Washington Post. 27 June 2003. Retrieved 2008-03-15. "Mr. Adams, an Army veteran of World War II, worked on Capitol Hill and for the Defense Department before being named Army general counsel in 1953." 
Government offices
Preceded by
Bernard A. Monaghan
General Counsel of the Army
October 1, 1953 – March 31, 1955
Succeeded by
Frank Millard