Maynard, John Blackwell

Title

Maynard, John Blackwell

Last Name

Maynard

First and Middle Name

John Blackwell

Hometown

Portsmouth, Virginia

Siblings

Edwin B. Maynard (VPI, 1906), H. L Maynard, Jr. (VPI, 1910), George C. Maynard (VPI, 1912), and W. G. Maynard (VPI, 1920)

VPI Graduating Class

1907

Undergraduate Major

Civil Engineering

Graduated

Yes

Service Branch

Army

Unit

Coast Artillery

Rank

Lieutenant Colonel

Decorations or Citations

  • His division was cited three times for bravery under fire.

Bibliography

Maynard Brothers article from The Virginia Tech, 17 October 1918

Files

John Blackwell Maynard senior portrait from the 1907 VPI Bugle.jpg
John Blackwell Maynard from the 1907 VPI Bugle.jpg
Maynard Brothers article fromThe Virginia Tech,17 October 1918

Collection

Citation

“Maynard, John Blackwell,” VPI in World War I, accessed May 25, 2024, https://vpiworldwarone.lib.vt.edu/items/show/628.

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