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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Brigadier General
Service Years
1923 - 1953
MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Home State
California
Brigadier General



Location
California
Plot Coordinates
Section 5, Site 7019-1
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Jul 26, 1981
Service to 1953
Department of the Army (DA)
Department of the Army (DA)
Rank
Brigadier General
Comments
Comments Pending
Brigadier General
1949 - 1953
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 Garrison, Carlisle Barracks, PA
Army Garrison, Carlisle Barracks, PA
Rank
Colonel
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1946 - 1949
11th Airborne Division
11th Airborne Division
Rank
Brigadier General
Comments
Comments Pending
Brigadier General
1945 - 1946
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
Brigadier General Frank Dorn (ASN: 0-15278), United States Army, was awarded the Silver Star for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in connection with military operations against the enemy while se... More
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
Colonel (Field Artillery), [then Brigadier General] Frank Dorn (ASN: 0-15278), United States Army, was awarded the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstandi... More
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 Cloud and Banner Special Grand Cordon
Comments
Comments Pending
1945
China War Memorial Medal (1941-1945)
Criteria
This medal was established as the Medal in Commemoration of Victory in the Resistance Against Aggression, but is more commonly known as the China War Memorial Medal. It was established by the Republic... More
Comments
Comments Pending
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
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Army Distinguished Service Medal to Colonel (Field Artillery), [then Brigadi... More
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
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
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
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
1942 - 1944
China-Burma-India (CBI)
China-Burma-India (CBI)
Rank
Brigadier General
Comments
Comments Pending
Brigadier General
1941 - 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
1943
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
1942
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
1942
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
1941
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
Defense Attache Office (USDAO), Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA)
Defense Attache Office (USDAO), Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA)
Rank
Colonel
Comments
Comments Pending
Colonel
1935 - 1939
15th Field Artillery Battalion
15th Field Artillery Battalion
Rank
First Lieutenant
Comments
Comments Pending
First Lieutenant
1923 - 1925
Service from 1923

 
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