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1946-1947, 00G5, State Department
1917 - 1946
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Year of Birth 1895
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Hilldring, John, MG.
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Home Town New Rochelle
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Date of Passing Jan 20, 1974
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Last Known ActivityMG Hilldring was awarded the DSC for his actions in World War I, as a Platoon Leader in K Company, 38th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division.
In April 1943, he was assigned as the US Army's first Director of Civil Affairs.
Upon retirement, he was appointed the Assistant Secretary of State for Occupied Areas from Aug 1946 - Aug 1947.
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From Month/Year March / 1942
To Month/Year July / 1942
Unit United States Department of War Unit Page
Rank Brigadier General MOS2260-Personnel Staff Officer (G1 S1)
Location Not Specified Country/State District Of Columbia
Last Updated: Oct 20, 2018