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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Service Years
1937 - 1963
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Home State
Washington
Lieutenant Colonel

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Location
Washington
Plot Coordinates
SECTION O SITE 2841
Location of Interment
Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery - San Diego, California
Aug 31, 2015
Service to 1963
HQ, US Continental Army Command (CONARC)
HQ, US Continental Army Command (CONARC)
Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Location
Fort Monroe - Virginia
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
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Lieutenant Colonel
1962 - 1963
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
1963
12th Army Security Agency Field Station, Chitose, Japan
12th Army Security Agency Field Station, Chitose, Japan
Rank
Major
Location
Chitose - Japan
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
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Major
1960 - 1962
National Defense Service Medal (2001-2022)
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
1960
Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course (Fort Leavenworth, Kansas)
Rank
Major
Location / Country
Fort Leavenworth / Kansas
1959-1960
XV Corps
XV Corps
Rank
Major
Location
Fort MacArthur - California
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
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Major
1956 - 1959
Armed Forces Reserve Medal
Criteria
The Armed Forces Reserve Medal is awarded to United States Armed Forces Reserve component members (or former members) who complete (or have completed) a total of ten years service. This service need n... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1959
HHC, 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry
HHC, 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry
Rank
Captain
Location
Fort Riley - Kansas
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Comments
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Captain
1956 - 1956
HHC, 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry
HHC, 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry
Rank
Captain
Location
Fort Riley - Kansas
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Comments
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Captain
1956 - 1956
HHC, 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry
HHC, 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry
Rank
Captain
Location
Bamberg - Germany, West
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
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Captain
1953 - 1955
Infantry Officer Advanced Course (Fort Benning, Georgia)
Rank
Captain
Location / Country
Fort Benning / Georgia
1953-1953
Headquarters, US Army Infantry School
Headquarters, US Army Infantry School
Rank
Captain
Location
Fort Benning - Georgia
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
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Captain
1951 - 1953
Army Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Army Good Conduct Medal is awarded on a selective basis to enlisted members of the Army who distinguish themselves by exemplary behavior, efficiency and fidelity during a specified period of conti... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1953
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
1953
8167th US Army Hospital, Tokyo
8167th US Army Hospital, Tokyo
Rank
Captain
Location
Tokyo - Japan
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Captain
1950 - 1951
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
Korea/Japan Occupation and Germany
1951
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
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1951
Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Awarded Date
Sep 13, 1950
1950
HHC, 1st Battalion, 9th Infantry
HHC, 1st Battalion, 9th Infantry
Rank
First Lieutenant
Location
Pusan - Korea, South
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
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First Lieutenant
1950 - 1950
HHC, 1st Battalion, 9th Infantry
HHC, 1st Battalion, 9th Infantry
Rank
First Lieutenant
Location
Fort Lewis - Washington
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Comments
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First Lieutenant
1947 - 1950
Battle of Pusan Perimeter
Description
From the outbreak of the Korean War following the invasion of South Korea by North Korea on 25 June 1950, the North Korean Korean People's Army had enjoyed superiority in both manpower and eq
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1950 - 1950
US Occupation of South Korea
Description
From September 1945 to May 1948; The division of Korea between North and South Korea was the result of the Allied victory in World War II in 1945, ending the Empire of Japan's 35-year rule of Korea. T... More
1947 - 1948
6th Infantry Division
6th Infantry Division
Rank
Technical Sergeant
Location
Taegu - Korea
MOS
812-Heavy Weapons NCO
Comments
Comments Pending
Technical Sergeant
1946 - 1947
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Comments
Comments Pending
1946
62nd Evacuation Hospital
62nd Evacuation Hospital
Rank
First Lieutenant
Location
Paris - France
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
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First Lieutenant
1945 - 1945
XVI Corps
XVI Corps
Rank
First Lieutenant
Location
ETO - Germany
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Comments
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First Lieutenant
1944 - 1945
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
1945
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
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1945
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
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1945
WWII - European Theater of Operations/Central Europe Campaign (1945)
Description
(Central Europe Campaign 22 March to 11 May 1945) Following the Battle of the Bulge the Allies had pushed through to the Rhine. On 22 March 1945 they began their assault across the river, and by I Apr... More
1945 - 1945
WWII - European Theater of Operations/Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)
Description
(Rhineland Campaign 15 September 1944 to 21 March 1945) Attempting to outflank the Siegfried Line, the Allies tried an airborne attack on Holland on 17 September 1944. But the operation failed, and th... More
1944 - 1945
C Company, 1st Battalion, 86th Infantry
C Company, 1st Battalion, 86th Infantry
Rank
First Lieutenant
Location
Camp Roberts - California
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
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First Lieutenant
1943 - 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
HHC, 2nd Battalion, 114th Infantry
HHC, 2nd Battalion, 114th Infantry
Rank
Sergeant
Location
Fort Lewis - Washington
MOS
812-Heavy Weapons NCO
Comments
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Sergeant
1942 - 1942
2nd Battalion, 37th Infantry Regiment
2nd Battalion, 37th Infantry Regiment
Rank
Sergeant
Location
Fort Greely - Alaska
MOS
812-Heavy Weapons NCO
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1941 - 1942
WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater
Description
The plan of the Pacific subseries was determined by the geography, strategy, and the military organization of a theater largely oceanic. Two independent, coordinate commands, one in the Southwest Paci... More
1941 - 1942
2nd Battalion, 37th Infantry Regiment
2nd Battalion, 37th Infantry Regiment
Rank
Corporal
Location
Camp Clatsop - Oregon
MOS
812-Heavy Weapons NCO
Comments
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Corporal
1941 - 1941
1st Battalion, 20th Infantry
1st Battalion, 20th Infantry
Rank
Corporal
Location
Fort Warren - Wyoming
MOS
812-Heavy Weapons NCO
Comments
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Corporal
1940 - 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
1941
HHC, 1st Battalion, 19th Infantry
HHC, 1st Battalion, 19th Infantry
Rank
Corporal
Location
Schofield Barracks - Hawaii
MOS
745-Rifleman
Comments
Comments Pending
Corporal
1937 - 1940
Service from 1937

 
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