Hawkins, Jesse M, Jr., LTC

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Last Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
9301-Tactical Intelligence Staff Officer (G2 S2)
Last MOS Group
Military Intelligence (Officer)
Primary Unit
1944-1944, 9301, 2nd Armored Division
Service Years
1933 - 1944


Lieutenant Colonel

Four Overseas Service Bars

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Aug 31, 1944
Hostile, Died
Unknown, Not Reported
WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
Location of Interment
West Point Cemetery - West Point, New York
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section VII, Site 120

 Official Badges 

Belgian Fourragere

 Unofficial Badges 

Armor Shoulder Cord

 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
World War II Fallen
  1944, World War II Fallen

 Ribbon Bar

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
U.S. Army5th Armored Division2nd Armored Division
  1937-1938, 6, US Army Cavalry School
  1942-1944, 5th Armored Division
  1944-1944, 9301, 2nd Armored Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
  1942-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1929-1933, United States Military Academy
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
LTC Hawkins was killed while serving as the G-2 of the 2nd Armored Division in France, 31 Aug 1944 Le Fay-Saint-Quentin, Departement de l'Oise, Picardie, France.
Hawkins Barracks in Oberammergau, Germany is named in his honor. Hawkins Barracks was the home of the Headquarters, US Army School Europe from the 1950s to the 1980s.  It is now home of the NATO School. A large statute in his honor was just inside the main gate.
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