Campanole, Nickolas, COL

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Colonel
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
2180-Civil-Military Operations Staff Officer (G5, S5)
Last MOS Group
Civil Affairs (Officer)
Primary Unit
1944-1945, 2180, 3rd Army
Service Years
1899 - 1945
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Infantry

Colonel



Six Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
New Mexico
New Mexico
Year of Birth
1881
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
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Last Address
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Date of Passing
Mar 26, 1955
 
Location of Interment
Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery - San Diego, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord US Army Retired (Pre-2007)


 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Veteran




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
COL Campanole served as a Private in the 34th US Infantry Regiment in the Philippines and was awarded a Silver Star Citation for valor in 1900.

He was commissioned a 2LT of Infantry in Dec 1902.

He retired in Nov 1937 as a COL. He was recalled in Mar 1942 and served until Nov 1945 as GEN Patton's 3rd Army G-5 in the ETO.
He was awarded a second Silver Star in World War Two for valor.
   
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WWII - American Theater
Start Year
1941
End Year
1945

Description
The American Theater was a minor area of operations during World War II. This was mainly due to both North and South America's geographical separation from the central theaters of conflict in Europe and Asia. Thus, any threat by the Axis Powers to invade the mainland United States or other areas was considered negligible, allowing for American resources to be deployed in overseas theaters.

This article includes attacks on continental territory, extending 200 miles (320 km) into the ocean, which is today under the sovereignty of the United States, Canada, Mexico, and several other smaller states, but excludes military action involving the Danish territory of Greenland, the Hawaiian Islands, and the Aleutian Islands. The most well known battles in North America during World War II were the Attack on Pearl Harbor (the first attack on US soil since the Battle of Ambos Nogales), the Aleutian Islands Campaign, the Battle of the St. Lawrence, and the attacks on Newfoundland.
   
My Participation in This Battle or Operation
From Year
1941
To Year
1945
 
Last Updated:
Jun 25, 2014
   
Personal Memories
   
My Photos From This Battle or Operation
No Available Photos

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  • Barter, Charles Tracey, MAJ, (1940-1951)
  • Baum, Abraham, MAJ, (1940-1946)
  • Biasi, Thomas, T/5, (1941-1945)
  • Bouck, Lyle Joseph, 1LT, (1940-1945)
  • Bricker, Edwin, BG, (1898-1943)
  • Burleson, Richard, COL, (1906-1942)
  • Campbell, Clifford R., PFC, (1942-1945)
  • Campbell, David Eugene, PFC, (1944-1946)
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