Murray, Maxwell, MG

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Last Rank
Major General
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1943-1945, Western Defense Command
Service Years
1907 - 1946


Major General

Five Overseas Service Bars

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
This Military Service Page was created/owned by the Site Administrator to remember Murray, Maxwell, MG USA(Ret).
Contact Info
Home Town
West Point
Last Address
Washington, DC

Date of Passing
Aug 04, 1948
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
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 Official Badges 

Army Staff Identification US Army Retired (Pre-2007) Meritorious Unit Commendation 1944-1961 French Fourragere

US Army Retired

 Unofficial Badges 

Armor Shoulder Cord Artillery Shoulder Cord

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
MG Murray was the 1st commander of Camp Bragg, North Carolina.
Murray was born at West Point, New York, the son of General Arthur Murray and Sarah Wetmore de Russy.

From October 1, 1941-May 1942 Major General Maxwell Murray served as the first commander of the newly formed 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. The 25th Infantry Division operated for only ten weeks in peace before the Japanese launched their surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941. 

MG Murray retired in 1946, and died two years later.
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March, Peyton Conway, GEN, (1888-1921) Brigadier General
Marshall, George C., GA, (1902-1946) Colonel
Short, Walter Campbell, MG, (1902-1942) Major
Hubbard, Eugene P, 2LT, (1917-1918) Second Lieutenant
Lewis, Stacey, Sgt, (1913-1922) Sergeant
Costello, Thomas, Pvt, (1917-1918) Private
Lupo, Francis, Pvt, (1917-1918) Private
Barrett, John P., ASST BAND LDR, (1917-1918) AB Assistant Band Leader
Greely, John, MG, (1908-1943) FA Colonel
Lowry, Sumter, MG, (1914-1953) IN Major
Peabody, Paul, MG, (1917-1950) AG 2260 Major
Ransom, Paul, MG, (1916-1948) IN Major
Jenkins, Reuben, LTG, (1917-1954) IN Second Lieutenant
Miley, William M., MG, (1918-1955) IN 1542 Second Lieutenant
Hough, Michael Peter, PFC, (1967-1968) IN 11B10 Private First Class
Gresham, James Bethel, CPL, (1914-1917) IN 521 Corporal
Hay, Merle, Pvt, (1917-1917) IN 521 Private
Abbot, Gordon Otto, CPL, (1913-1918) Corporal
Harkins, Elmer A., CPL, (1917-1919) Corporal
Miller, Fred Clyde, CPL, (1917-1918) Corporal
Thompson, Lawrence E., CPL, (1917-1918) Corporal
Winebrenner, Virgil, CPL, (1916-1917) Corporal
Bullard, Robert, LTG, (1885-1925) Major General
Coe, Frank, MG, (1892-1926) 2010 Colonel
Downer, John Walker, COL, (1901-1943) Colonel
Fuqua, Stephen, MG, (1898-1938) 2010 Colonel
Herron, Charles, GEN, (1899-1946) Colonel
Wilby, Francis, MG, (1905-1946) Lieutenant Colonel
Corlett, Charles, MG, (1913-1946) Major
Swing, Joseph May, LTG, (1915-1954) Captain
Prichard, Vernon Edwin, MG, (1915-1949) First Lieutenant
Payne, Francis Worth, 2LT, (1917-1918) Second Lieutenant
Kragle, Darwin P., Pvt, (1917-1917) Private

Ruvolo, Peter, MAJ, (1917-1918) IN 1542 Major

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