McGarr, Lionel Charles, LTG

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Last Rank
Lieutenant General
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1960-1962, 00GC, MAAG Vietnam (MAAGV)
Service Years
1928 - 1962


Lieutenant General

Fourteen Overseas Service Bars

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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
Lafayette, CA

Date of Passing
Nov 03, 1988
Location of Interment
San Francisco National Cemetery - San Francisco, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section B, Site 1606A

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord US Army Retired (Pre-2007) French Fourragere 7th Infantry Division

2nd Infantry Division 3rd Infantry Division

 Unofficial Badges 

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

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 Unit Assignments
30th Infantry Regiment3rd Infantry DivisionNational War CollegeDepartment of the Army (DA)
350th Infantry RegimentUS Forces Austria (USFA)2nd Infantry Division7th Infantry Division
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident CourseMAAG Vietnam (MAAGV)
  1943-1944, 1542, 30th Infantry Regiment
  1944-1945, 00GC, 3rd Infantry Division
  1945-1945, 1542, 30th Infantry Regiment
  1945-1946, 00GD, 3rd Infantry Division
  1946-1947, 0006, National War College
  1947-1948, 9300, Assistant Chief of Staff for Intelligence (ACSI) Office
  1948-1949, 1542, 350th Infantry Regiment
  1949-1951, 2010, US Forces Austria (USFA)
  1951-1951, 00GD, 2nd Infantry Division
  1952-1954, 00GC, 7th Infantry Division
  1956-1960, 00GC, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
  1960-1962, 00GC, MAAG Vietnam (MAAGV)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1944 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Naples-Foggia Campaign (1943-44)
  1944-1944 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Anzio Campaign (1944)
  1944-1944 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Rome-Arno Campaign (1944)
  1944-1944 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Southern France Campaign (1944)
  1944-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Ardennes Alsace Campaign (1944-45)
  1944-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)
  1945-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Central Europe Campaign (1945)
  1951-1951 Korean War/First UN Counteroffensive (1951)
  1951-1951 Korean War/CCF Spring Offensive (1951)
  1951-1951 Korean War/UN Summer-Fall Offensive (1951)
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1924-1928, United States Military Academy
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