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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
General
Service Years
1936 - 1974
MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Home State
Texas
General

Senior Parachutist


Location
Texas
Oct 10, 2000
Silver Star
Criteria
The Silver Star may be awarded to any person who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces of the United States, is cited for gallantry in action, against an enemy of the United States whil... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Legion of Merit
Criteria
The Legion of Merit is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States without degree for exceptionally outstanding conduct in the performance of meritorious service to the United States. ... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Bronze Star
Criteria
The Bronze Star Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces of the United States in a combat theater, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding ac... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Air Medal (Army/Air Force)
Criteria
The Air Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement, or by meritorious service while partic... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Air Medal (Army/Air Force)
Criteria
The Air Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement, or by meritorious service while partic... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
American Defense Service Medal
Criteria
a. The ADSM was established by EO 8808, announced in War Department Bulletin 17, 1941. It is awarded for service between 8 September 1939 and 7 December 1941 under orders to active duty for a period o... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
American Campaign Medal
Criteria
The American Campaign Medal was awarded for For thirty days service outside the Continental United States but within the American Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946; or,... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Europe/African/Middle Eastern Campaign
Criteria
The European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, ... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Army of Occupation Medal 1945-1990
Criteria
The Army of Occupation Medal is a military award of the United States military which was established by the United States War Department on 5 April 1946. The medal was created in the aftermath of the ... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Korean Defense Service Medal (1954-TBD)
Criteria
This medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who have been assigned, attached, or mobilized to units operating in the area of eligibility for thirty consecutive or for six... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Korean Defense Service Medal (1954-TBD)
Criteria
This medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who have been assigned, attached, or mobilized to units operating in the area of eligibility for thirty consecutive or for six... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Vietnamese Military Merit Medal
Criteria
The Military Merit Medal is awarded or awarded posthumously to Non-Commissioned Officers (including Aspirants) and Enlisted Men in the Armed Forces, who have: Previously received citations at the Arme... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Vietnam Gallantry Cross with Palm Individual Citation
Criteria
Awarded by the Vietnam Government to military personnel who have accomplished deeds of valor or displayed heroic conduct while fighting the enemy and have been cited individually at the regiment, brig... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Philippine Liberation Medal
Criteria
The Philippine Liberation Medal was awarded for service in the liberation of the Philippines from October 17, 1944, to September 2, 1945. In order to qualify, one of the following provisions must be m... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
United Nations Service Medal (Korea)
Criteria
The United Nations Korean Medal was generally awarded for any period of service while assigned as a member of the Armed Forces dispatched to Korea or adjacent areas for service on behalf of the United... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal
Criteria
This medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who: 1. Served for 6 months in South Vietnam during the period 1 Mar 61 and 28 Mar 73; or 2. Served outside the geographical l... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Service to 1974
US Readiness Command
US Readiness Command
Rank
General
MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Comments
Comments Pending
General
1973 - 1974
Office of the Chief of Staff of the Army
Office of the Chief of Staff of the Army
Rank
General
MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Comments
Comments Pending
General
1972 - 1972
Office of the Army Vice Chief of Staff
Office of the Army Vice Chief of Staff
Rank
General
MOS
00GD-Commanding General (Deputy)
Comments
Comments Pending
General
1968 - 1972
Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
Description
This campaign was from 30 January to 1 April 1968. On 29 January 1968 the Allies began the Tet-lunar new year expecting the usual 36-hour peaceful holiday truce. Because of the threat of a large-scale... More
1968 - 1968
2nd Field Force Vietnam (II Field Force)
2nd Field Force Vietnam (II Field Force)
Rank
Lieutenant General
MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant General
1967 - 1968
XVIII Airborne Corps
XVIII Airborne Corps
Rank
Lieutenant General
Location
Fort Bragg - North Carolina
MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant General
1965 - 1967
8th Army
8th Army
Rank
Major General
MOS
2010-Chief of Staff
Comments
Comments Pending
Major General
1962 - 1963
82nd Airborne Division/HHC
82nd Airborne Division/HHC
Rank
Brigadier General
Location
Fort Bragg - North Carolina
MOS
00GD-Commanding General (Deputy)
Comments
Comments Pending
Brigadier General
1961 - 1962
Army War College (Staff)
Army War College (Staff)
Rank
Brigadier General
MOS
00GD-Commanding General (Deputy)
Comments
Comments Pending
Brigadier General
1959 - 1961
Office of Secretary of Defense (SECDEF)/White House Military Office
Office of Secretary of Defense (SECDEF)/White House Military Office
Rank
Colonel
MOS
2015-Congressional Liaison Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1957 - 1959
Army War College (Staff)
Army War College (Staff)
Rank
Colonel
Location
Carslile Barracks - Pennsylvania
MOS
2728-Military College Faculty Member
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1955 - 1957
1st Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment/HHC
1st Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment/HHC
Rank
Colonel
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1954 - 1955
US Army Europe (USAREUR)
US Army Europe (USAREUR)
Rank
Colonel
Location
Heidelburg - Germany
MOS
2011-Secretary of The General Staff
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1952 - 1954
Army War College (Staff)
Army War College (Staff)
Rank
Colonel
Location
Carslisle Barracks - Pennsylvania
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1951 - 1952
Infantry Center and School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA
Infantry Center and School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA
Rank
Colonel
Location
Fort Benning - Georgia
MOS
2500-School Commandant
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1949 - 1951
First Army (1st Army)
First Army (1st Army)
Rank
Colonel
MOS
2162-Operations & Training Staff Officer (G3, S3)
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1946 - 1949
1st Battalion, 263rd Infantry
1st Battalion, 263rd Infantry
Rank
Colonel
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1945 - 1946
Western Pacific Campaign (1944-45)
Description
(Western Pacific Campaign 15 June 1944 to 2 September 1945) Attacks on Truk, where the Japanese had a major base, continued as preparations were made for the invasion of the Marianas. The American tro... More
1945 - 1945
Luzon Campaign (1944-45)
Description
(Luzon Campaign 15 December 1944 to 4 July 1945) After Leyte came Mindoro, which was invaded on 15 December 1944, an air strip being obtained to provide a base for operations during the invasion on Lu... More
1945 - 1945
6th Infantry Division
6th Infantry Division
Rank
Colonel
Location
Pacific
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1944 - 1945
Department of the Army (DA)
Department of the Army (DA)
Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Location
War Department - District Of Columbia
MOS
2162-Operations & Training Staff Officer (G3, S3)
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Colonel
1942 - 1943
6th Cavalry Regiment
6th Cavalry Regiment
Rank
Major
Location
Fort Riley - Kansas
MOS
1204-Armored Reconnaissance Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Major
1940 - 1942
8th Cavalry Regiment
8th Cavalry Regiment
Rank
First Lieutenant
Location
Fort Bliss - Texas
MOS
1620-Cavalry Platoon Leader
Comments
Comments Pending
First Lieutenant
1936 - 1939
Service from 1936

 
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