Thornton, Manual, CSM

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Last Rank
Command Sergeant Major
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1971-1973, 5th Cavalry Brigade (Training)/1st Squadron, 302nd Cavalry Regiment
Service Years
1943 - 1973

Command Sergeant Major

Seven Service Stripes

Six Overseas Service Bars

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 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord US Army Retired (Pre-2007) Honorably Discharged WW II Meritorious Unit Commendation 1944-1961

 Unofficial Badges 

Army Honorable Discharge (1984-Present)

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 Unit Assignments
1st Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment100th Division (Institutional Training)5th Cavalry Brigade (Training)100th Division (Institutional Training)
  1944-1945, 745, 1st Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment
  1945-1970, 745, 100th Division (Institutional Training)
  1946-1973, 11G50, 5th Cavalry Brigade (Training)/1st Squadron, 302nd Cavalry Regiment
  1970-1971, 11B10, 100th Division (Institutional Training)
  1971-1973, 11G50, 100th Division (Institutional Training)
  1971-1973, 5th Cavalry Brigade (Training)/1st Squadron, 302nd Cavalry Regiment
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1945 World War II
  1945-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Luzon Campaign (1944-45)
  1945-1945 Southern Philippines Campaign (1945)/Battle of Visayas
  1945-1945 Southern Philippines Campaign (1945)/Battle of Mindanao
  1945-1946 US Occupation of Germany (WWII)
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