• BG (R) Bert Holmes Open or Close

    BG R Bert Holmes

    Brigadier General Bert Holmes, Jr., VSU Class of ’62 & ‘70 
    was a urological surgeon in civilian life and a 13-year veteran of the Virginia Army National Guard. Throughout his distinguished National Guard career, he served as Commander of the Guard's medical detachment in Richmond, and as the Guard's Flight Surgeon. (He was the first African-American state surgeon in the Virginia National Guard). 

    In his regular Army career, he served as a company Commander with the Fourth Infantry Division. As Brigadier General he served as the Assistant Adjutant General, Virginia Department of Military Affairs, which commands the Army and Air National Guard in the Commonwealth.


VSU Alumni Association
P.O. Box 2488
Petersburg, VA 23804

Phone: (804) 524-5596
Email :  info2@vsuaaonline.com

Report Website Errors to: stayinformed@vsuaaonline.com



Attention Chapter Presidents:  

  • We are currently in the process of updating the Chapter Information that is provided on the Join A Chapter Nearest You page.  If information pertaining to your chapter is not up-to-date please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  and provide all recommended changes.