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Basic Information
Place of birth [[|]], [[|]], [[]]
Place of death [[|]], [[|]], [[]]
Cause of death
Buried at
Alma mater
Military Info
Allegiance 40px United States of America
Branch 40px United States Army

Service # Officer -

Career SummaryEdit

Insignia Organization or Command Title / Position Branch Rank Location Begin Date End Date
Military Career
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Command and General Staff School Student Officer Major;
Lieutenant Colonel
Fort Leavenworth, Kansas 21 Aug 1929 01 Jul 1931
Cavalry School Director of Instruction Lieutenant Colonel Fort Riley, Kansas 01 Jul 1931 20 Aug 1933
Army War College Student Officer Lieutenant Colonel Washington Barracks, Washington, D.C. 00 Aug 1933 30 Jun 1934
Cavalry School Assistant Commandant Lieutenant Colonel;
Fort Riley, Kansas 01 Jul 1934 10 Jul 1936
3rd Cavalry Division 3rd Cavalry Regiment:
3rd Cavalry Division
Commanding Officer /
Post Commander
Colonel Fort Myer, Virginia 11 Jul 1936 01 Nov 1938
1st Cavalry Division 1st Cavalry Brigade:
1st Cavalry Division
Commanding Officer /
Post Commander
- Brigadier General Fort Clark, Texas 16 Jan 1939 00 Sep 1940
12th Infantry Division Philippine Division Commanding General - Major General Fort William McKinley, Philippines 01 Nov 1940 28 Nov 1941
North Luzon Force Commander - Major General Fort Stotsenburg, Philippines 07 Dec 1941 02 Jan 1942
I Philippines Corps Commander - Major General Philippines 03 Jan 1942 19 Mar 1942
Luzon Force Commander - Major General Philippines 12 Mar 1942 21 Mar 1942
Philippine Department United States Forces in the Philippines /
Philippine Department
Commanding General /
- Lieutenant General Fort Mills, Philippines 21 Mar 1942 06 May 1942
- Prisoner of War - Lieutenant General Manchuria, China 06 May 1942 16 Aug 1945
Eastern Defense Command Eastern Defense Command 3rd Commander - General Fort Jay, New York 00 Sep 1945 15 Jan 1946
Fourth Army (United States) Fourth Army 11th Commanding General - General Fort Sam Houston, Texas 19 Jan 1946 31 Aug 1947
Civilian Career

Dates of RankEdit

Grade Rank Insignia Name Branch Appointment Age Date of Rank Accepted Time Spent in Rank
United States Army
No Insignia Cadet -
2nd Lieutenant (US Cavalry alternative)
2nd Lieutenant
1st Lieutenant (US Cavalry)
1st Lieutenant
Captain (US Cavalry)
Major (US Cavalry)
Lieutenant Colonel (US Cavalry)
Lieutenant Colonel
Colonel (US Cavalry)
Brigadier General (USA)
Brigadier General -
Major General (USA)
Major General -
O-9 Lieutenant General -
O-10 General -

Awards and DecorationsEdit

Personal Decorations
Medal of Honor Medal of Honor
Distinguished Service Cross Distinguished Service Cross
Army Distinguished Service Medal (1 Oakleaf) Army Distinguished Service Medal one oak leaf clusters
Bronze Star Bronze Star
Unit Awards
Presidential Unit Citation (2 OLC) Presidential Unit Citation two oak leaf clusters
Service Awards
Prisoner of War Medal Prisoner of War Medal
Service/Campaign Medals
Philippine Campaign Medal Philippine Campaign Medal
Mexican Border Service Medal Mexican Border Service Medal
World War I Victory Medal (3 Stars) World War I Victory Medal three campaign stars
Army of Occupation of Germany Army of Occupation of Germany Medal
American Defense Service Medal (Foreign Service Star) American Defense Service Medal "foreign service" star
American Campaign Medal American Campaign Medal
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal (2 Stars) Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal two campaign stars
World War II Victory Medal World War II Victory Medal
Foreign Personal Decorations
Philippine Medal of Valor Philippine Medal of Valor (Republic of the Philippines)
Virtuti Militari (Poland) War Order of Virtuti Militari (Republic of Poland)
Order of Military Merit (Mexico) (Modern) Order of Military Merit - I Class (United Mexican States)
Foreign Unit Awards
Foreign Service Awards
Philippine Defense Medal Philippine Defense Medal with service star (Republic of the Philippines)
State Awards of the National Guard
NEW YORK Conspicuous Service Cross New York Conspicuous Service Cross
[[File: Massachusetts Army National Guard Service Medal
Identification Badges
Army Staff Identification Badge
12th Infantry Division 12th Infantry Division
Shoulder Sleeve Insignia - Former Wartime Service patch
(worn from 1945 - 1953)
Other Accoutrements
Overseas Service Bar (WWII) Seven Overseas Service Bars
Overseas Service Bar (WWI) Four Overseas Service Chevrons


Mexican Expedition (15 Mar 1916 - 08 Jan 1917)

World War I (06 Apr 1917 - 11 Nov 1918)

World War II (08 Dec 1941 - 02 Sept 1945)




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Immediate Family
Extended Family


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