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InformationEdit

Basic Information
Born February 26, 1912
place/birth [[|]], [[|]], Texas
Died 1982
Place/death [[|]], [[|]], [[]]
Cause/death
Buried at
Spouse
Alma mater United States Military Academy
Nickname
Nationality Caucasian - American
Military Info
Allegiance US Flag United States of America
Branch US Department of the Army Seal United States Army
Years/service

Service # Officer - 19786

In-depth Career SummaryEdit

Insignia Name Position Lapel Rank Location Begin Date End Date
Military Career
[[File: [[|]]
[[File: Field Artillery School Student,
Regular Course
Fort Sill, Oklahoma 00.00.1939 00.00.1940
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[[File: [[|]]
[[File: [[|]]
[[File: Field Artillery School Instructor, Gunnery Fort Sill, Oklahoma 08.15.1940 03.01.1941
[[File: 18th Field Artillery Battery Commander Fort Sill, Oklahoma 03.01.1941 08.15.1941
[[File: 1st Infantry Division Division Artillery,
S-2
Fort Devens, Massachusetts 00.00.0000 00.00.0000
[[File: 1st Infantry Division Division Artillery,
S-3
Camp Blanding, Florida 00.00.0000 06.30.1942
[[File: 7th Field Artillery Battalion Battalion Executive European Theater
North African Theater
00.00.0000 00.00.0000
[[File: 32nd Field Artillery Battalion Battalion Executive North African Theater 00.00.0000 00.00.0000
[[File: 1st Infantry Division Assistant Division
G-3
North African Theater 00.00.0000 00.00.0000
[[File: Field Artillery School Instructor,
Gunnery / Executive
Fort Sill, Oklahoma 06.23.1943 07.01.1944
[[File: Replacement and School Command Assistant G-3 LTC Birmingham, Alabama 06.02.1944 12.15.1944
[[File: 1st Infantry Division Division
Artillery Executive
LTC European Theater 00.00.0000 00.00.0000
[[File: Third Army Secretary,
General Staff
COL European Theater 00.00.0000 00.00.0000
[[File: United States Forces, Austria Secretary,
General Staff
COL European Theater 00.00.0000 00.00.0000
[[File: Field Artillery School Deputy Director /
Director, Department
of Gunnery / Secretary
MAJ Fort Sill, Oklahoma 06.16.1948 03.31.1950
[[File: United States Army War College Secretary MAJ Fort Leavenworth, Kansas 04.01.1950 00.00.0000
[[File: 1st Airborne Battle Group,
506th Infantry
Commanding
Officer
COL Fort Campbell, Kentucky 04.12.1959 01.08.1960
[[File: 101st Airborne Division Commanding
General
MG Fort Bragg, North Carolina 02.00.1963 03.00.1964
[[File: XVIII Airborne Corps Acting Commanding General LTG Fort Bragg, North Carolina 00.00.1964 00.00.1964
[[File: Field Artillery School /
Missile Center
Commandant /
Commander
MG Fort Sill, Oklahoma 04.01.1964 05.15.1967
I US Corps I Corps Commanding General LTG Korea 06.01.1967 07.14.1968
[[File: Fourth United States Army Commanding General LTG Fort Sam Houston, Texas 08.01.1968 03.01.1971
Civilian Career

Dates of RankEdit

Awards and DecorationsEdit

Personal Decorations
Army Distinguished Service Medal Army Distinguished Service Medal
Silver Star Silver Star
Legion of Merit (2 Oakleaf) Legion of Merit (2 Oak leaf clusters)
Bronze Star (1 Oakleaf) Bronze Star Medal (1 Oak leaf cluster)
Army Commendation Medal Army Commendation Medal
Service/Campaign Medals
American Defense Service Medal American Defense Service Medal
American Campaign Medal American Campaign Medal
European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal EAME Campaign Medal
World War II Victory Medal World War II Victory Medal
Army of Occupation Medal Army of Occupation Medal
National Defense Service Medal (1 Service Star) National Defense Service Medal
Korean Service Medal (2 SS) Korean Service Medal
Combat/Special Skill Badges
Master Parachutist Badge
Parachutist Badge (Master)
Identification Badges
[[File: [[]]
Other Accoutrements
Overseas Service Bar (WWII) Overseas Service Bar

Battles/WarsEdit

QuotesEdit

NotesEdit

FamilyEdit

GalleryEdit

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ReferencesEdit

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