York, Robert, LTG

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Lieutenant General
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1967-1968, 1542, XVIII Airborne Corps
Service Years
1938 - 1968

Infantry

Lieutenant General


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Home State
Alabama
Alabama
Year of Birth
1913
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Birmingham
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Apr 15, 1988
 
Location of Interment
West Point Cemetery - West Point, New York
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord Army Staff Identification French Fourragere


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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Aviator Badge (Basic)
Parachutist (Basic)

 
 Unit Assignments
1st Battalion, 18th Infantry 1st Battalion, 331st Infantry Airborne School82nd Airborne Division
XVIII Airborne Corps
  1940-1941, 1542, 1st Battalion, 18th Infantry /HHC
  1941-1941, 1542, 1st Battalion, 18th Infantry /HHC
  1942-1943, 1st Battalion, 18th Infantry /HHC
  1943-1944, 1542, 1st Battalion, 18th Infantry /HHC
  1944-1946, 1542, 1st Battalion, 331st Infantry
  1946-1950, Airborne School
  1964-1965, 1542, 82nd Airborne Division/HHC
  1965-1967, 1542, Infantry Center and School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA
  1967-1968, 1542, XVIII Airborne Corps
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1942 Algeria-French Morocco Campaign (1942)/Operation Torch
  1942-1943 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Tunisia Campaign (1942-43)
  1943-1943 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Sicily Campaign (1943)
  1944-1944 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Northern France Campaign (1944)
  1944-1944 Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)/Battle of Hurtgen Forest
  1944-1944 Operation Overlord/D-Day Beach Landings - Operation Neptune
  1944-1944 Normandy Campaign (1944)/Operation Overlord
  1944-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)
  1944-1945 Ardennes Alsace Campaign (1944-45)/Battle of the Bulge
  1965-1965 Operation Power Pack (Dominican Republic)
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military AcademyArmy War College
  1934-1938, United States Military Academy
  1951-1952, Army War College
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