Ladue, Laurence Knight, 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
1951-1951, 00GD, X Corps
Service Years
1924 - 1951


Brigadier General

Four Overseas Service Bars

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Home State
South Carolina
South Carolina
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
22 Legare Street

Casualty Date
May 24, 1951
Non Hostile- Died of Illness, Other Injury
Heart Attack
Korea, South
Korean War
Location of Interment
U.S. Military Academy West Point Post Cemetery - West Point, New York
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section XIII, Site 288

 Official Badges 

Army Staff Identification

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
West Point Association of GraduatesKorean War Fallen
  1951, West Point Association of Graduates
  1995, Korean War Fallen7

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 Ribbon Bar

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
U.S. ArmyCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) CourseDepartment of the Army (DA)III Armored Corps
5th Army (Fifth Army)IV CorpsUS Forces Austria (USFA)National War College
Joint Chiefs of StaffX Corps
  1929-1930, US Army Cavalry School
  1940-1941, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1941-1942, DA G4
  1942-1943, III Armored Corps
  1943-1944, 5th Army (Fifth Army)
  1944-1945, IV Corps
  1945-1947, 00G3, US Forces Austria (USFA)
  1947-1948, National War College
  1948-1949, DA, Deputy Chief of Staff, Personnel G-1
  1949-1951, 00G3, Joint Chiefs of Staff
  1951-1951, 00GD, X Corps
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 WWII - American Theater
  1942-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
  1945-1950 US Occupation of Germany (WWII)
  1951-1951 Korean War/CCF Spring Offensive (1951)
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1920-1924, United States Military Academy
 Additional Information

Last Known Activity
Died of Heart Attack while serving in South Korea on May 24, 1951.


Commissioned in June 1924 as 2LT of Cavalry.

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