If you have additional information and/or photographs to support this Remembrance Profile, or have a question, contact the Administrator HERE

   
Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Major General
Service Years
1917 - 1946
Home State
Colorado
Major General

Parachutist (Basic)


Location
Colorado
Location of Interment
Golden Gate National Cemetery - San Bruno, California
Jul 06, 1954
Service to 1946
Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School
Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School
Rank
Major General
Location
Fort Benning - Georgia
MOS
2500-School Commandant
Comments
Comments Pending
Major General
1946 - 1946
13th Airborne Division
13th Airborne Division
Rank
Major General
Location
ETO - United Kingdom
MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Comments
Comments Pending
Major General
1943 - 1946
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
1946
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Comments
Comments Pending
1946
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
101st Airborne Division
101st Airborne Division
Rank
Brigadier General
MOS
00GD-Commanding General (Deputy)
Comments
Comments Pending
Brigadier General
1942 - 1943
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
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
1937 - 1938
Infantry Officer Advanced Course
Infantry Officer Advanced Course
Rank
Captain
Location
Fort Benning - Georgia
MOS
6-Student Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
Captain
1921 - 1922
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
1919
HHC, 1st Battalion, 9th Infantry
HHC, 1st Battalion, 9th Infantry
Rank
Captain
Location
France - France
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Comments
Show Comments
Captain
1917 - 1919
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
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
1918
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... 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
World War I
Description
The United States of America declared war on the German Empire on April 6, 1917. The U.S. was an independent power and did not officially join the Allies. It closely cooperated with them militarily bu... More
1917 - 1918
Service from 1917

 
Copyright Togetherweserved.com Inc 2003-2011