Caffey, Benjamin, Jr., BG

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Last Rank
Brigadier General
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
00GD-Commanding General (Deputy)
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1944-1945, 00GD, Fourth (4th) Army
Service Years
1917 - 1950
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate


Brigadier General

Six Overseas Service Bars

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Contact Info
Home Town
Salt Lake City
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Jul 08, 1972
Location of Interment
Palm Cemetery - Winter Park, Florida
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
Other Comments:
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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
36th Infantry DivisionInfantry Officer Advanced CourseCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) Course1st Battalion (Cadre) 29th Infantry
34th Infantry DivisionFourth (4th) Army
  1918-1918, 2162, 36th Infantry Division
  1924-1925, 6, Infantry Officer Advanced Course
  1933-1935, 6, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1942-1942, 1542, HHC, 1st Battalion (Cadre) 29th Infantry
  1942-1943, 00GD, 34th Infantry Division
  1944-1945, 00GD, Fourth (4th) Army
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1917-1918 World War I
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
  1942-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
 Colleges Attended 
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
  1912-1916, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
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