Chapman, Elbridge, MG

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Last Rank
Major General
Last Service Branch
Primary Unit
1946-1946, 2500, Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School
Service Years
1917 - 1946
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate


Major General

Eight Overseas Service Bars

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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
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Date of Passing
Jul 06, 1954
Location of Interment
Golden Gate National Cemetery - San Bruno, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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 Official Badges 

Wound Chevron (1917-1932) Infantry Shoulder Cord US Army Retired (Pre-2007)

 Unofficial Badges 

Airborne Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
Other Comments:
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 Ribbon Bar

Parachutist (Basic)

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
1st Battalion, 9th Infantry Infantry Officer Advanced CourseCommand and General Staff College (CGSC) Course101st Airborne Division
13th Airborne DivisionBasic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School
  1917-1919, 1542, HHC, 1st Battalion, 9th Infantry
  1921-1922, 6, Infantry Officer Advanced Course
  1937-1938, 6, Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Course
  1942-1943, 00GD, 101st Airborne Division
  1943-1946, 00GC, 13th Airborne Division
  1946-1946, 2500, Basic Airborne Course (BAC) Airborne School
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1917-1918 World War I
  1918-1923 Occupation of Germany, 1919 to 1923
 Colleges Attended 
University of Colorado
  1913-1917, University of Colorado
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