Fry, James, BG

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Brigadier General
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
00GD-Commanding General (Deputy)
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1952-1953, 00GD, 2nd Infantry Division
Service Years
1922 - 1957
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Infantry

Brigadier General



Four Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Idaho
Idaho
Year of Birth
1897
 
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Home Town
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Last Address
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Date of Passing
Oct 27, 1982
 
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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 Official Badges 

Army Staff Identification Infantry Shoulder Cord US Army Retired (Pre-2007)


 Unofficial Badges 

Armor Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Probably the only US Army officer to command both an Armored Regiment and an Infantry Regiment, in battle, during World War Two.
Wrote a published book, "Combat Soldier", in 1968.
One of the very few US Army Generals who did not attend neither the CGSC nor the Army War College.
   
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   1944-1945, 1542, HHC, 1st Battalion, 350th Infantry

Colonel
From Month/Year
April / 1944
To Month/Year
March / 1945
Unit
HHC Unit Page
Rank
Colonel
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Location
ETO
Country/State
Italy
 
 
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 HHC, 1st Battalion, 350th Infantry Details

HHC, 1st Battalion, 350th Infantry
Type
Infantry Unit
Existing/Disbanded
Inactivated
Parent Unit
1st Battalion, 350th Infantry
Strength
Company
Created/Owned By
Not Specified
   

Last Updated: Mar 31, 2020
   
   
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12 Members Also There at Same Time
HHC

Allen, Calvin Osbourne, 2LT, (1942-1944) IN 1542 Second Lieutenant
Mendoza, Manuel Verdugo, M/Sgt, (1942-1953) IN 111.1 Master Sergeant
Taylor, John W., M/Sgt, (1941-1945) QM 713 Master Sergeant
Ketterman, Wilson Paul, T/Sgt, (1945-1946) AR 610 Technical Sergeant
Rodrigues, Anthony, S/Sgt, (1942-1945) IN 745 Staff Sergeant
Mendoza, Manuel Verdugo, S/Sgt, (1942-1953) IN 522 Sergeant
Shortencarrier, Ralph, Sgt, (1941-1944) IN 745 Sergeant
Pittman, Alwin W., T/5, (1942-1945) IN 345 Technician Fifth Grade
Benner, Robert, PFC, (1943-1945) IN 745 Private First Class
Williams, Francis G., PFC, (1942-1946) IN 745 Private First Class
Banash, Peter Paul, PFC, (1944-1946) IN 745 Private
A Company

Houck, James, PFC, (1945-1947) IN Private First Class

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