Parker, Edwin P, Jr., MG

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Major General
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1948-1953, 9100, Office of the Provost Marshal General (OPMG)
Service Years
1912 - 1953
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Field Artillery

Major General



Six Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Virginia
Virginia
Year of Birth
1891
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Wythe County
Last Address
Washington, D.C.

Date of Passing
Jun 07, 1983
 
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Army Staff Identification US Army Retired (Pre-2007)


 Unofficial Badges 

Artillery Shoulder Cord Cold War Veteran




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
MG Parker commanded the 78th Infantry Division throughout the ETO Campaigns of WW2.

He also served as the US Army Provost Marshal from 1948 - 1953.

Upon retirement, he was the Business Manager for the St. Albans School for Boys in Washington D.C., 1960 - 1970.

   
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US Occupation of Germany (WWII)
From Month/Year
May / 1945
To Month/Year
December / 1950

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My Participation in This Battle or Operation
From Month/Year
May / 1945
To Month/Year
December / 1950
 
Last Updated:
Mar 16, 2020
   
Personal Memories
   
Units Participated in Operation

4th Battalion, 42nd Field Artillery

 
My Photos From This Battle or Operation
No Available Photos

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  • Angileri, Joseph, T/Sgt, (1942-1946)
  • Asher, LD, LTC, (1936-1960)
  • Bandi, John Henry, CPT, (1943-1946)
  • Barrett, William Clarence, CPT, (1941-1947)
  • Baxter, Julian Angus, PFC, (1944-1946)
  • Belhumeur, Julien, Sgt, (1940-1953)
  • Berkowitz, Leo, 1st Sgt, (1942-1946)
  • Blalock, Dennis Ferrell, COL, (1941-1970)
  • Brown, Garfield, Cpl, (1942-1946)
  • Burek, Stanley F, PFC, (1943-1945)
  • Burnett, George, Sgt, (1944-1946)
  • Burriss, Thomas, MAJ, (1942-1963)
  • Carey, Merle Landry, COL, (1939-1963)
  • CHEATWOOD, FLOYD, T/3, (1945-1949)
  • Coffey, Lucy, S/Sgt, (1941-1945)
  • Colvin, Eugene, T/5, (1945-1946)
  • Conroy, Patrick, PFC, (1942-1945)
  • Cox, Richard Colvin, OCS, (1946-1950)
  • Dalbey, Josiah Tonet, BG, (1916-1952)
  • Deane, John Russell, GEN, (1937-1977)
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