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Murray, Maxwell, MG USA(Ret).
Home Town West Point
Last Address Washington, DC
Date of Passing Aug 04, 1948
Location of Interment Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates SECTION 3 SITE 1847-B
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.