Kennedy, Michael, COL

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Colonel
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1973-1975, 1542, 3rd Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division
Service Years
1940 - 1975
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Infantry

Colonel



Fifteen Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Georgia
Georgia
Year of Birth
1921
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Moultrie, Georgia
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Apr 29, 2009
 
Location of Interment
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 Official Badges 

Joint Chiefs of Staff US European Command 1st Cavalry Division 1st Infantry Division

3rd Infantry Division 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team 82nd Airbone Division II Field Force, Vietnam

Army Staff Identification Belgian Fourragere Infantry Shoulder Cord Netherlands Orange Lanyard

French Fourragere


 Unofficial Badges 

Air Assault Badge 11th AAD 1964 Cold War Medal Order of The Spur Cold War Veteran

Vietnamese Fourragere




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WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Naples-Foggia Campaign (1943-44)
From Month/Year
August / 1943
To Month/Year
January / 1944

Description
(Naples-Foggia Campaign 18 Aug 1943-21 Jan 1944 (Air); 9 Sep 1943-21 Jan 1944 (Ground) After Allied bombardment of communications and airfields in Italy, Montgomery crossed the Strait of Messina on 3 September 1943 and started northward. Five days later Eisenhower announced that the Italian Government had surrendered. Fifth Army, under Clark, landed at Salerno on g September and managed to stay despite furious counterattacks. By 18 September the Germans were withdrawing northward. On 27 September Eighth Army occupied the important airfields of Foggia, and on I October Fifth Army took Naples. As the Allies pushed up the peninsula, the enemy slowed the advance and brought it to a halt at the Gustav Line.
   
My Participation in This Battle or Operation
From Month/Year
August / 1943
To Month/Year
December / 1943
 
Last Updated:
Mar 16, 2020
   
Personal Memories
   
Units Participated in Operation

1st Armored Division

327th Military Police Battalion

3rd Military Police Company, 3rd Infantry Division

3rd Infantry Division

504th Military Police Battalion

501st Military Police Company, 1st Armored Division

54th Military Police Company

59th Military Police Company, 759th Military Police Battalion

759th Military Police Battalion

 
My Photos From This Battle or Operation
No Available Photos

  291 Also There at This Battle:
  • Adkins, Raymond, PFC, (1942-1945)
  • Angileri, Joseph, T/Sgt, (1942-1946)
  • Bald Eagle, David William, Sgt, (1936-1944)
  • Bernholz, Charles H., T/5, (1942-1945)
  • Caffey, Eugene Mead, MG, (1918-1956)
  • Coolidge, Charles, T/Sgt, (1942-1945)
  • Eatman, Harold Lee, 1st Sgt, (1942-1945)
  • Eddy, George, T/5, (1942-1945)
  • Fisco, Richard, S/Sgt
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