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InformationEdit

Basic Information
Born 07 September 1917
Place of birth Minot, Ward County, North Dakota
Died 15 January 1995
Place of death [[|]], [[|]], Virginia
Cause of death
Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Spouse Patricia
Alma mater University of North Dakota (BS)
George Washington University (MIA)
Nickname
Personal Information
Nationality
Gender
Hair Color
Eye Color
Height
Religion
Political Party
Military Info
Allegiance 40px United States of America
Branch 40px United States Army
Years/service

Service #

Career SummaryEdit

Insignia Organization or Command Title / Position Branch Rank Location Begin Date End Date
Military Career
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6th Infantry Division 2nd Battalion:
63rd Infantry:
6th Infantry Division
Battalion Commander Pacific Area 1942 1944
6th Infantry Division 63rd Infantry:
6th Infantry Division
Regimental Commander Pacific Area 1944 1945
6th Infantry Division 6th Infantry Division Assistant Chief of Staff, G-3
Interim
Pacific Area 1945
6th Infantry Division 20th Infantry:
6th Infantry Division
Regimental Commander
US Army Europe United States Army Europe Unknown Heidelberg, Germany 1951 1953
Infantry School SSI Infantry School Various Fort Benning, Georgia 1953 1955
Korean 20th Division /
Korean 8th Division
Senior Advisor South Korea 1956
Korean Army Deputy Senior Advisor, G-4 South Korea
Army Forces, Far East Command Headquarters:
United States Army Forces, Far East
Unknown Tokyo, Japan
Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations Special Assistant to the
Director of Plans
Washington, D.C.
Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations Chief of Mobilization
Planning Division
Washington, D.C.
Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations Chief of the Joint War
Plans Division
Washington, D.C.
United States Army Element:
Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Member, Far East Branch,
JMAAD, Joint Staff
Colonel Washington, D.C. 00 Feb 1962
1st Armored Division (detached tab) 1st Armored Division Chief of Staff Colonel Fort Hood, Texas 04 Feb 1962 16 Jul 1963
United States Pacific Command assigned to Joint Staff Colonel Honolulu, Hawaii 00 Jul 1963 1964
Infantry Training Center Deputy Commander - Brigadier General Fort Gordon, Georgia 1964 1965
Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations Deputy Director of Strategic
Plans and Policy
- Brigadier General Washington, D.C. 1965 1967
Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations Director of Plans - Brigadier General Washington, D.C. 1967 1968
4th Infantry Division alternative 4th Infantry Division Commanding General - Major General Vietnam 30 Nov 1968 14 Nov 1969
Army Ground Forces United States Continental Army Command Deputy Chief of Staff
(Training)
- Major General Fort Monroe, Virginia 1969 1971
Army Ground Forces United States Continental Army Command Chief of Staff - Major General Fort Monroe, Virginia 1971 00 Jul 1973
Army Ground Forces United States Army Forces Command Deputy Commanding General - Lieutenant General Fort McPherson, Georgia 00 Jul 1973 1975
Civilian Career

Dates of RankEdit

Awards and DecorationsEdit

Personal Decorations
Army Distinguished Service Medal (1 Oakleaf) Distinguished Service Medal
(one oak leaf cluster)
Silver Star Silver Star Medal
Legion of Merit (1 Oakleaf) Legion of Merit
(one oak leaf cluster)
Bronze Star Bronze Star Medal
Purple Heart Purple Heart
Air Medal Air Medal
(numeral "10")
Joint Service Commendation Medal Joint Service Commendation Medal
Army Commendation Medal Commendation Medal
Service/Campaign Medals
American Defense Service Medal American Defense Service Medal
American Campaign Medal American Campaign Medal
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal (3 Stars) Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal
(three service stars)
World War II Victory Medal World War II Victory Medal
Army of Occupation Medal Army of Occupation Medal
("Japan" service clasp)
National Defense Service Medal (1 Service Star) National Defense Service Medal
(one service star)
Vietnam Service Medal (4SS) Vietnam Service Medal
(four service stars)
Combat/Special Skill Badges
Combat Infantry Badge
Combat Infantryman Badge
Parachutist Badge
Parachutist Badge (Basic)
Identification Badges
Office of the Secretary of Defense Identification Badge
Office of the Secretary of Defense
Identification Badge
Army Staff Identification Badge
4th Infantry Division alternative 4th Infantry Division
Shoulder Sleeve Insignia
(Former Wartime Service Patch)
Other Accoutrements
Overseas Service Bar (WWII) Overseas Service Bar (x?)
Foreign Personal Decorations
Foreign Unit Awards
Philippine Republic Presidential Unit Citation Philippine Presidential Unit Citation
Gallantry Cross Unit Citation (Vietnam) Vietnamese Gallantry Cross Unit Citation
Non-United States Service Awards
Foreign Service Awards
Vietnam Campaign Medal Vietnamese Campaign Medal ('1960-' bar)
  • Baden-Powell Trophy (1963)

Battles/WarsEdit

World War II

Korean War

Vietnam War

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GalleryEdit

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