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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Major General
Service Years
1917 - 1955
MOS
1010-Combat Signal Unit Commander
Home State
Iowa
Major General



Location
Iowa
Plot Coordinates
Section 30
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Sep 28, 1972
Service to 1955
Department of the Army (DA)
Department of the Army (DA)
Rank
Major General
Location
Pentagon - District Of Columbia
MOS
0210-Signal Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
Major General
1951 - 1955
Army Commendation Medal
Criteria
The Army Commendation Medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving in any capacity with the Army, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement,... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1955
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
1950
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
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
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
1945
Air Medal (Pre -1968)
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
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
Order of the British Empire
Criteria
The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is an order of chivalry established on 4 June 1917 by King George V. The Order is composed of five classes in civil and military divisions. In descending... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1945
HQ European Theater of Operations, United States Army (ETOUSA)
HQ European Theater of Operations, United States Army (ETOUSA)
Rank
Colonel
Location
North Africa and Italy
MOS
0210-Signal Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1942 - 1945
WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
Description
The European-Mediterranean-Middle East Theater was a major theater of operations during the Second World War (between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946). The vast size of Europe, Mediterranean and M... More
1942 - 1945
WWII - American Theater
Description
The American Theater was a minor area of operations during World War II. This was mainly due to both North and South America's geographical separation from the central theaters of conflict in Europe a... More
1941 - 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
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
1942
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
1942
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
1942
United States Department of War
United States Department of War
Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
MOS
0210-Signal Officer
Comments
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Lieutenant Colonel
1941 - 1942
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
Rank
Major
Location
Fort Leavenworth - Kansas
MOS
6-Student Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
Major
1938 - 1939
Signal Officer Advanced Course
Signal Officer Advanced Course
Rank
Captain
Location
Fort Monmouth - New Jersey
MOS
6-Student Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
Captain
1933 - 1934
Signal Center & School (Cadre) Fort Gordon, GA
Signal Center & School (Cadre) Fort Gordon, GA
Rank
Captain
Location
Fort Monmouth - New Jersey
Comments
Comments Pending
Captain
1929 - 1933
Hawaiian Command
Hawaiian Command
Rank
First Lieutenant
MOS
0210-Signal Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
First Lieutenant
1922 - 1925
Signal Center & School (Cadre) Fort Gordon, GA
Signal Center & School (Cadre) Fort Gordon, GA
Rank
First Lieutenant
Location
Fort Monmouth - New Jersey
MOS
2520-Training Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
First Lieutenant
1917 - 1919
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
Service from 1917

 
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