Caffey, Benjamin, Jr., BG

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

Infantry

Brigadier General



Six Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Utah
Utah
Year of Birth
1893
 
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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
36th Infantry DivisionInfantry Officer Advanced CourseCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course1st Battalion (Cadre) 29th Infantry
34th Infantry Division4th Army
  1918-1918, 2162, 36th Infantry Division
  1924-1925, 0006, Infantry Officer Advanced Course
  1933-1935, 0006, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1942-1942, 1542, 1st Battalion (Cadre) 29th Infantry/HHC
  1942-1943, 00GD, 34th Infantry Division
  1944-1945, 00GD, 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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