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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Major General
Service Years
1915 - 1951
MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Home State
Illinois
Major General



Location
Illinois
Plot Coordinates
Plot: Section 11, Site 24-2
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Apr 05, 1975
Service to 1951
US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
Rank
Major General
Comments
Comments Pending
Major General
1945 - 1951
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
Major General Douglas Lafayette Weart (ASN: 0-3774), United States Army, was awarded the Army Distinguished Service Medal for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished services to the Government of ... More
1946
China Headquarters Command
China Headquarters Command
Rank
Major General
Comments
Comments Pending
Major General
1945 - 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
China Defensive Campaign (1942-45)
Description
(China Defensive Campaign 4 July 1942 to 4 May 1945) The China Theater of Operations more resembled the Soviet-German war on the Eastern Front than the war in the Pacific or the war in Western Europe.... More
1944 - 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
Major General Douglas Lafayette Weart (ASN: 0-3774), United States Army, was awarded a Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster in lieu of a Second Award of the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in... More
1944
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
1944
Caribbean Defense Command
Caribbean Defense Command
Rank
Colonel
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1943 - 1944
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 - 1944
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
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
Panama Canal Department
Panama Canal Department
Rank
Colonel
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1939 - 1942
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
Lieutenant Colonel
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Colonel
1938 - 1939
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Colonel
1934 - 1938
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 1915

 
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