Samouce, Wellington Alexander, COL

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Colonel
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Last Primary MOS
1193-Field Artillery Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Field Artillery (Officer)
Primary Unit
1954-1954, 1193, XVIII Airborne Corps (18th Corps)
Service Years
1924 - 1954
Foreign Language(s)
Russian
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Field Artillery

Colonel



Four Overseas Service Bars


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Home Country
Ukraine
Ukraine
Year of Birth
1903
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Dec 08, 1990
 
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

US Army Retired (Pre-2007)


 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Veteran




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Samouce headstone at Arlington National Cemetery
   
Other Comments:
Wellington Alexander Samouce was laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery with full military honors on 13 Dec 1990.  
   
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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
1st Battalion, 6th Field Artillery 141st Field Artillery Battalion 11th Field ArtilleryUnited States Military Academy West Point (Staff-USMA)
US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)Command and General Staff College (CGSC) CourseMilitary Mission MoscowIV Corps
5th Army (Fifth Army)Army Ground ForcesSecond Army (2nd Army)Allied Forces Southern Europe AFSOUTH
XVIII Airborne Corps (18th Corps)
  1924-1926, 1st Battalion, 6th Field Artillery
  1924-1954, HHB, 141st Field Artillery Battalion
  1926-1929, C Battery, 11th Field Artillery
  1929-1934, United States Military Academy West Point (Staff-USMA)
  1934-1940, Staff & Faculty Battalion, US Army Field Artillery Center and School (Staff)
  1940-1940, A Battery, 1st Battalion, 6th Field Artillery
  1941-1941, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1941-1942, 1193, A Battery, 1st Battalion, 6th Field Artillery
  1943-1943, 1193, The School Brigade (Cadre/Staff) Fort Benning, GA
  1944-1944, Military Mission Moscow
  1945-1945, 1193, IV Corps
  1945-1947, 5th Army (Fifth Army)
  1947-1949, 7899, Army Ground Forces
  1949-1952, Second Army (2nd Army)
  1952-1954, Allied Forces Southern Europe AFSOUTH
  1954-1954, 1193, XVIII Airborne Corps (18th Corps)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1945-1945 WWII - European Theater of Operations/North Apennines Campaign (1944-45)
  1945-1945 WWII - European Theater of Operations/Po Valley Campaign (1945)
  1945-1947 US Occupation of Germany (WWII)1
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 Colleges Attended 
United States Military AcademyCommand and General Staff College
  1920-1924, United States Military Academy1
  1941-1941, Command and General Staff College
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  Dec 13, 1990, Eulogy of Wellington A. Samouce by his son, Sandy
  Jan 04, 2013, General Photos
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