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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1st Division (Big Red One)

Mattison, George Pratt, Pvt, (1918-1918) [Other Service Rank]
McNair, Lesley James, GEN, (1904-1944) Brigadier General
Huebner, Clarence, LTG Lieutenant Colonel
Swansburg, Edward T (Eddie), Sgt Sergeant
Reiniche, Joe R., PFC, (1917-1918) Private First Class
Roosevelt, Archibald Bulloch, LTC, (1917-1943) IN 1542 Captain
Laytham, Lowell S., Pvt, (1917-1918) IN 745 Private
Rhodes, William C, CPL, (1917-1918) Corporal
Thompson, Ernest, COL, (1914-1952) Lieutenant Colonel
Prichard, Vernon Edwin, MG, (1915-1949) Captain
Dial, Walter Verlin, 2LT, (1917-1918) Second Lieutenant
16th Infantry

Willoughby, Charles Andrew, MG, (1910-1951) Captain
Moesta, Frank, Sgt, (1918-1919) Sergeant
Hurst, Ralph, Pvt, (1918-1919) Private
1st Field Artillery Brigade

March, Peyton Conway, GEN, (1888-1921) Brigadier General
Summerall, Charles Pelot, GEN, (1892-1931) Brigadier General
Reinhart, Stanley, MG, (1916-1946) FA Captain
26th Infantry Battalion

Edwards, Clarence, MG, (1917-1919) Major General
Wolcott, Oliver, CPT, (1917-1919) Captain
28th Infantry Battalion

Church, John Huston, MG, (1917-1952) Second Lieutenant
Wells, Kenneth, Pvt, (1917-1918) Private
2nd Infantry Brigade

Marshall, Francis Cutler, BG, (1890-1922) Brigadier General
3rd Machine Gun Battalion

Edwards, Daniel Richmond, MAJ, (1917-1945) IN 745 Private
5th Field Artillery (155's)

Menoher, Charles Thomas, MG, (1886-1926) Colonel
6th Field Artillery (155's)

Yeaman, Ross, Cpl, (1917-1919) Corporal
Yeaman, Ross, Cpl, (1917-1919) Corporal
Parker, Cortlandt, MG, (1906-1946) FA 1193 Colonel
Arch, Alexander Louis, Sgt, (1913-1920) FA 845 Sergeant
Downer, John Walker, COL, (1901-1943) Colonel
C Company

Wells, Kenneth, Pvt, (1917-1918) Private

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