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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
General
Service Years
1920 - 1959
MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Home State
District Of Columbia
General

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Location
District Of Columbia
Location of Interment
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery - San Antonio, Texas
Feb 14, 1962
Service to 1959
US Army Europe (USAREUR)
US Army Europe (USAREUR)
Rank
General
Location
Stuttgart - Germany, West
MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Comments
Comments Pending
General
1956 - 1959
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
1959
VII Corps
VII Corps
Rank
Lieutenant General
Location
Stuttgart - Germany, West
MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant General
1954 - 1956
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
Rank
Major General
Location
Fort Leavenworth - Kansas
MOS
2500-School Commandant
Comments
Comments Pending
Major General
1952 - 1954
Korean War
Description
The Korean War; 25 June 1950 – 27 July 1953) began when North Korea invaded South Korea. The United Nations, with the United States as the principal force, came to the aid of South Korea. China came t... More
1950 - 1953
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
1952
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
1952
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
1952
8th Army
8th Army
Rank
Major General
MOS
00GD-Commanding General (Deputy)
Comments
Comments Pending
Major General
1951 - 1952
8th Army
8th Army
Rank
Major General
MOS
00GD-Commanding General (Deputy)
Comments
Comments Pending
Major General
1951 - 1952
US Occupation of Japan
Description
The Allied occupation of Japan at the end of World War II was led by General Douglas MacArthur, the Supreme Commander of the Allied Powers, with support from the British Commonwealth. Unlike in the oc... More
1948 - 1952
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
1951
7th Infantry Division
7th Infantry Division
Rank
Brigadier General
MOS
00GD-Commanding General (Deputy)
Comments
Comments Pending
Brigadier General
1950 - 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
Korea Service Medal
Criteria
The Korean Service Medal was awarded for service between the outbreak of hostilities (June 25, 1950) and the date the armistice was signed (July 27, 1953); Been on permanent assignment or on temporary... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1950
1st Infantry Division
1st Infantry Division
Rank
Brigadier General
MOS
00GD-Commanding General (Deputy)
Comments
Comments Pending
Brigadier General
1949 - 1950
4th Army
4th Army
Rank
Brigadier General
Location
Chicago - Illinois
MOS
2010-Chief of Staff
Comments
Comments Pending
Brigadier General
1947 - 1949
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
1949
United States Department of War
United States Department of War
Rank
Brigadier General
MOS
2162-Operations & Training Staff Officer (G3 S3)
Comments
Comments Pending
Brigadier General
1944 - 1947
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
1947
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Comments
Comments Pending
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
28th Infantry Division
28th Infantry Division
Rank
Colonel
Location
ETO
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Comments
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Colonel
1944 - 1944
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
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
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
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
1944
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
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
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
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
1941
United States Department of War
United States Department of War
Rank
Colonel
MOS
2162-Operations & Training Staff Officer (G3 S3)
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1940 - 1940
Army War College (Staff)
Army War College (Staff)
Rank
Major
MOS
6-Student Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
Major
1939 - 1940
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Resident Course
Rank
Captain
Location
Fort Leavenworth - Kansas
MOS
6-Student Officer
Comments
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Captain
1935 - 1937
US Army Cavalry School
US Army Cavalry School
Rank
First Lieutenant
Location
Fort Riley - Kansas
MOS
6-Student Officer
Comments
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First Lieutenant
1927 - 1928
US Army Cavalry School
US Army Cavalry School
Rank
First Lieutenant
Location
Fort Riley - Kansas
MOS
6-Student Officer
Comments
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First Lieutenant
1920 - 1921
Service from 1920

 
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