Conklin, John French, BG

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Brigadier General
Last Service Branch
Engineer Corps
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1944-1945, 3rd Army
Service Years
1915 - 1951

Engineer Corps

Brigadier General



Four Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Kansas
Kansas
Year of Birth
1891
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by the Site Administrator to remember Conklin, John French, BG USA(Ret).
 
Contact Info
Home Town
Fort Leavenworth, Kansas
Last Address
Washington, D.C.

Date of Passing
Jan 25, 1973
 
Location of Interment
U.S. Military Academy West Point Post Cemetery - West Point, New York
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Unknown

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US Army Retired (Pre-2007)


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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Brigadier General United States Army. Member of USMA Class of 1915.

In April 1917 at Fort Bliss, Texas he was married to Marguerite Heard, daughter of Major General John W. Heard, USMA Class of 1883, She died in 1928. Next, he was married to Helen DeWitt Duff of Maplewood, New Jersey in 1931. His adopted son, John Heard Conklin, died in 1971. He was the son of John Conklin, United States Army and Rosalie French. 

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 Unit Assignments
2nd Engineer BattalionUS Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)3rd Army
  1915-1917, 2nd Engineer Battalion
  1942-1943, US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
  1944-1945, 3rd Army
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1916-1917 Mexican Service Campaign (1911-1919)/Pancho Villa Expedition (1916-1917)
  1942-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1911-1915, United States Military Academy
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