Dalton, James L., II, BG

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Last Rank
Brigadier General
Last Service Branch
US
Last Primary MOS
00GD-Commanding General (Deputy)
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1945-1945, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
Service Years
1933 - 1945

US

Brigadier General



Nine Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Connecticut
Connecticut
Year of Birth
1910
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
New Britain

Casualty Date
May 16, 1945
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Philippines
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Manila American Cemetery - Taguig City, Philippines
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 

Armor Shoulder Cord



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WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Luzon Campaign (1944-45)
Start Year
1944
End Year
1945

Description
(Luzon Campaign 15 December 1944 to 4 July 1945) After Leyte came Mindoro, which was invaded on 15 December 1944, an air strip being obtained to provide a base for operations during the invasion on Luzon. American troops landed on the shores of Lingayen Gulf on g January 1945 and pushed to Manila, which the Japanese defended vigorously until 24 February. Rather than meet the Americans in a decisive battle, the Japanese decided to fight delaying actions in numerous places. Organized resistance ended in southern Luzon in April and in central and northern Luzon in June.
   
My Participation in This Battle or Operation
From Year
1945
To Year
1945
 
Last Updated:
Jul 28, 2014
   
Personal Memories
   
Units Participated in Operation

727th Amphibian Tractor Battalion

USS Denver (CL-58)

1st Cavalry Division (Unit of Action)

 
My Photos From This Battle or Operation
No Available Photos

  228 Also There at This Battle:
  • Aaron, William Roy, T/Sgt, (1942-1945)
  • Aguirre, Carlos, SFC
  • Aiken, James Nickolas, S/Sgt, (1940-1946)
  • Allen, James, Cpl, (1942-1945)
  • Allen, Rade, Cpl, (1942-1945)
  • Asworth, Charles
  • Badger, Thomas Jenkins, COL, (1932-1965)
  • Beckwith, Bruce Norman, Sgt, (1943-1946)
  • Bonilla, Sylvester, Cpl, (1941-1945)
  • Bradley, Bernard, S/Sgt, (1941-1945)
  • Bruce, Kenneth, CPT, (1943-1946)
  • Carlson, Irvin, T/Sgt, (1943-1945)
  • Chailland, Wayne, 1LT, (1940-1946)
  • Chesser, Arthur, Cpl, (1941-1945)
  • Christner, Raymond, PFC, (1943-1945)
  • Coffey, Lucy, S/Sgt, (1941-1945)
  • Collins, Charles, Cpl, (1944-1946)
  • Conner, Stephen Lansford, PFC, (1942-1945)
  • Corbin, Merritt, 1LT, (1942-1945)
  • Ely, William Jonas, LTG, (1933-1966)
  • Fukuhara, Harry Katsuji, COL, (1942-1971)
  • Hayes, Eugene, PFC, (1943-1945)
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