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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
General
Service Years
1906 - 1949
MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Home State
Georgia
General


Distinguished Rifleman Badge

Location
Georgia
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Jan 16, 1966
Service to 1949
Army Distinguished Service Medal
Criteria
The Army Distinguished Service Medal may be awarded to any person who, while serving in any capacity with the United States Army, performs exceptionally meritorious service in a duty of great responsi... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1949
First Army (1st Army)
First Army (1st Army)
Rank
General
Comments
Comments Pending
General
1945 - 1949
12th Army Group
12th Army Group
Rank
Lieutenant General
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant General
1945 - 1945
US Far East Command/General Headquarters (GHQ FEC)
US Far East Command/General Headquarters (GHQ FEC)
Rank
General
Comments
Comments Pending
General
1945 - 1945
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
1945
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
1945
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
1945
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
1945
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Comments
Comments Pending
1945
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
1945
Surrender of Japan
Description
The surrender of the Empire of Japan on September 2, 1945, brought the hostilities of World War II to a close. By the end of July 1945, the Imperial Japanese Navy was incapable of conducting major ope... More
1945 - 1945
Central Europe Campaign (1945)
Description
(Central Europe Campaign 22 March to 11 May 1945) Following the Battle of the Bulge the Allies had pushed through to the Rhine. On 22 March 1945 they began their assault across the river, and by I Apr... More
1945 - 1945
Surrender of Japan
Description
The surrender of the Empire of Japan on September 2, 1945, brought the hostilities of World War II to a close. By the end of July 1945, the Imperial Japanese Navy was incapable of conducting major ope... More
1945 - 1945
Victory in Europe Day (VE Day - 8May45)
Description
May 8, 1945 was decreed Victory in Europe Day although hostilities did not formally end until the following day. Fighting continued in Austria, Croatia and Czechoslovakia until May 14.
1945 - 1945
First Army (1st Army)
First Army (1st Army)
Rank
Lieutenant General
MOS
00GD-Commanding General (Deputy)
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant General
1944 - 1945
Ardennes Alsace Campaign (1944-45)
Description
(Ardennes Alsace Campaign  16 December 1944 to 25 January 1945) During their offensive in the Ardennes the Germans drove into Belgium and Luxembourg, creating a great bulge in the line. For some time ... More
1944 - 1945
Army Distinguished Service Medal
Criteria
The Army Distinguished Service Medal may be awarded to any person who, while serving in any capacity with the United States Army, performs exceptionally meritorious service in a duty of great responsi... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1944
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
1944
Army Presidential Unit Citation
Criteria
The Presidential Unit Citation may be awarded to units of the Armed Forces of the United States and cobelligerent nations for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy occurring on or aft... More
Description
Description Pending
1944
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
1944
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
1944
Northern France Campaign (1944)
Description
(Northern France Campaign 25 July to 14 September 1944) Bombardment along a five-mile stretch of the German line enabled the Allies to break through on 25 July. While some armored forces drove southwa... More
1944 - 1944
3rd Army
3rd Army
Rank
Major General
Comments
Comments Pending
Major General
1943 - 1943
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
1943
X Corps
X Corps
Rank
Major General
Comments
Comments Pending
Major General
1942 - 1943
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
1941
Airborne School
Airborne School
Rank
Major General
Comments
Comments Pending
Major General
1940 - 1941
Headquarters, US Army Infantry School
Headquarters, US Army Infantry School
Rank
Brigadier General
MOS
2500-School Commandant
Comments
Comments Pending
Brigadier General
1938 - 1940
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
1939
Army War College (Staff)
Army War College (Staff)
Rank
Colonel
MOS
0006-Student Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1933 - 1934
Infantry Center and School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA
Infantry Center and School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA
Rank
Colonel
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1929 - 1933
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Colonel
1925 - 1925
United States Military Academy West Point (Staff)
United States Military Academy West Point (Staff)
Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
MOS
2728-Military College Faculty Member
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Colonel
1919 - 1924
Army Distinguished Service Cross
Criteria
The Distinguished Service Cross may awarded to a person who, while serving in any capacity with the Army, distinguishes himself by extraordinary heroism not justifying the award of a Medal of Honor. T... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1918
Army Distinguished Service Medal
Criteria
The Army Distinguished Service Medal may be awarded to any person who, while serving in any capacity with the United States Army, performs exceptionally meritorious service in a duty of great responsi... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1918
WWI Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War I Victory Medal was awarded for military service during the First World War. It was awarded for active service between April 6, 1917, and November 11, 1918; for service with the American... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1918
Army of Occupation Medal
Criteria
The Army of Occupation of Germany Medal commemorates military service in the occupation of Germany after the First World War. It was awarded to members of the Armed Forces for service with the occupat... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1918
Aisne-Marne Campaign
Description
Aisne-Marne, 18 July - 6 August 1918. Several days before the Germans launched their abortive Champagne-Marne drive, the French high command had made plans for a general converging offensive against t... More
1918 - 1918
Meuse-Argonne Offensive, Phase 3
Description
Before the third and final phase (1-11 November) of the offensive got under way, many of the exhausted divisions of the First Army were replaced, roads were built or repaired, supply was improved, and... More
1918 - 1918
Meuse-Argonne Offensive, Phase 1
Description
During the initial phase (26 September-3 October) the First Army advanced through most of the southern Meuse-Argonne region, captured enemy strong points, seized the first two German defense lines, an... More
1918 - 1918
Meuse-Argonne Offensive, Phase 2
Description
In the second phase (4-31 October) the First Army, after the inexperienced divisions had been replaced by veteran units, slowly ground its way through the third German line.
1918 - 1918
St. Mihiel Campaign
Description
St. Mihiel, 12 - 16 September 1918. By September 1918, with both the Marne and the Amiens salients eliminated, there remained but one major threat to lateral rail communications behind the Allied line... More
1918 - 1918
5th Infantry Division
5th Infantry Division
Rank
Captain
Comments
Comments Pending
Captain
1917 - 1918
American Expeditionary Force
American Expeditionary Force
Rank
Major
Comments
Comments Pending
Major
1917 - 1918
6th Infantry Regiment
6th Infantry Regiment
Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Colonel
1917 - 1918
Mexican Border Service
Criteria
The Mexican Border Service Medal commemorates military service on the Mexican border between May 9, 1916, and March 24, 1917, or with the Mexican Border Patrol between January 1, 1916, and April 6, 19... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1917
RHHT, 7th Cavalry Regiment
RHHT, 7th Cavalry Regiment
Rank
First Lieutenant
Comments
Comments Pending
First Lieutenant
1915 - 1917
Mexican Service Campaign (1911-1919)
Description
The Mexican Service Medal is an award of the United States military which was established by General Orders of the United States War Department on December 12, 1917. The Mexican Service Medal recogniz... More
1915 - 1917
Mexican Service (1911-1917)
Criteria
The Mexican Service Medal was awarded for military service in any of the following expeditions or engagements:Vera Cruz Expedition: April 24 to November 26, 1914, Punitive Expedition into Mexico: Marc... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1915
Philippine Campaign Medal - Army 1899-1913
Criteria
The Philippine Campaign Medal was awarded for military service in the Philippine Islands under any of the following conditions: Ashore between February 4, 1899 and July 4, 1902. Ashore in the Departme... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1912
Airborne School
Airborne School
Rank
Sergeant
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1909 - 1909
Airborne School
Airborne School
Rank
Second Lieutenant
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Second Lieutenant
1909 - 1909
Philippine Department
Philippine Department
Rank
Sergeant
MOS
745-Rifleman
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1908 - 1909
Moro Rebellion (Philippines)
Description
The Moro Rebellion (1899–1913) was an armed conflict between Moro indigenous ethnic groups and the United States military which took place in the southern Philippines but was unconnected to the Spanis... More
1908 - 1909
Service from 1906
Airborne School
Airborne School
Rank
[Other Service Rank]
Comments
Comments Pending
[Other Service Rank]
1904 - 1905
US Military Academy (West Point, NY)
School
US Military Academy (West Point, NY)
1904

 
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