Moore, George, MG

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Last Rank
Major General
Last Service Branch
Coast Artillery Corps (1901-1950)
Last Primary MOS
00GC-Commanding General
Last MOS Group
General Officer
Primary Unit
1945-1946, 00GC, US Army Pacific (USARPAC)
Service Years
1909 - 1949
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Coast Artillery Corps (1901-1950)

Major General



Seven Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Texas
Texas
Year of Birth
1887
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
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Last Address
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Casualty Date
Dec 02, 1949
 
Cause
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Reason
Suicide
Location
Not Specified
Conflict
WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Philippine Islands Campaign (1941-42)
Location of Interment
Golden Gate National Cemetery - San Bruno, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater
From Month/Year
December / 1941
To Month/Year
September / 1945

Description
The plan of the Pacific subseries was determined by the geography, strategy, and the military organization of a theater largely oceanic. Two independent, coordinate commands, one in the Southwest Pacific under General of the Army Douglas MacArthur and the other in the Central, South, and North Pacific (Pacific Ocean Areas) under Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, were created early in the war. Except in the South and Southwest Pacific, each conducted its own operations with its own ground, air, and naval forces in widely separated areas. These operations required at first only a relatively small number of troops whose efforts often yielded strategic gains which cannot be measured by the size of the forces involved. Indeed, the nature of the objectivesùsmall islands, coral atolls, and jungle-bound harbors and airstrips, made the employment of large ground forces impossible and highlighted the importance of air and naval operations. Thus, until 1945, the war in the Pacific progressed by a double series of amphibious operations each of which fitted into a strategic pattern developed in Washington.

21 Named Campaigns were recognized in the Asiatic Pacific Theater with Battle Streamers and Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medals.
   
My Participation in This Battle or Operation
From Month/Year
January / 1942
To Month/Year
September / 1945
 
Last Updated:
Mar 16, 2020
   
Personal Memories

Memories
Survived Bataan Death March and over 3 1/2 years as Japanese POW.

   
Units Participated in Operation

529th Military Police Company

272nd Military Police Company

502nd Military Police Battalion

54th Military Police Company

118th Military Police Company

 
My Photos From This Battle or Operation
No Available Photos

  1648 Also There at This Battle:
  • Aaron, William Roy, T/Sgt, (1942-1945)
  • Agron, Alfredo Ravelo, T/Sgt, (1942-1945)
  • Aguirre, Carlos, SFC
  • Aiken, James Nickolas, S/Sgt, (1940-1946)
  • Ajak, Paul, T/5, (1943-1946)
  • Alexander, Franklyn Eugene, PFC, (1940-1945)
  • Allen, James, Cpl, (1942-1945)
  • Allen, Rade, Cpl, (1942-1945)
  • Alviar, Castor, 1LT
  • Anderson, Benjamin, MSG, (1942-1961)
  • Anderson, Leroy Clark, Sgt, (1941-1944)
  • Anderson, Morris, SGT, (1941-1945)
  • Andrews, Robert Wilson, PFC, (1941-1943)
  • Arendovski, Aloysius, PFC, (1943-1946)
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