Lord Jr, Kenneth, COL

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Colonel
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1953-1976, 2162, Second Army, Fort Gillem, GA
Service Years
1937 - 1976

Infantry

Colonel



Five Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
District Of Columbia
Year of Birth
1916
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Washington DC
Last Address
Binghamton, NY

Date of Passing
Jan 15, 1989
 
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Belgian Fourragere Army Staff Identification US Army Retired (Pre-2007) Honorably Discharged WW II

Meritorious Unit Commendation 1944-1961 5th Corps 1st Infantry Division


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Scabbard and Blade AssociationSociety of 1st Infantry Division Reserve Officers Association (ROA)
  1934, Scabbard and Blade Association [Verified]
  1940, Society of 1st Infantry Division [Verified]
  1950, Reserve Officers Association (ROA) [Verified]


 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Retired as President, Security Mutual Life Insurance Company, Binghamton, NY.
   
Other Comments:
Member Alpha Tau Omega
   
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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Rifle
Auto Rifle
Carbine

 
 Unit Assignments
1st Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment1st Division (Big Red One)First Army (1st Army)US Army Reserve
Second Army, Fort Gillem, GA
  1938-1940, 1542, 1st Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment
  1944-1945, 2162, 1st Division (Big Red One)
  1945-1945, 2162, First Army (1st Army)
  1946-1953, 2500, US Army Reserve
  1953-1976, 2162, Second Army, Fort Gillem, GA
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1942 Algeria-French Morocco Campaign (1942)/Operation Torch
  1943-1943 Tunisia Campaign (1942-43)/Battle of Kasserine Pass
  1943-1943 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Sicily Campaign (1943)
  1944-1944 Operation Overlord/D-Day Beach Landings - Operation Neptune
  1945-1945 Central Europe Campaign (1945)/Victory in Europe Day (VE Day - 8May45)
 Colleges Attended 
University of Maryland at College ParkUniversity of VermontArmy Staff College
  1933-1933, University of Maryland at College Park
  1934-1937, University of Vermont
  1964-1967, Army Staff College
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