General Flag Officer

Information[edit | edit source]

Basic Information
Born July 13th 1988
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Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Alma mater The Virginia Military Institute
Military Info
Allegiance 40px United States of America
Branch 40px United States Army
Years/service 1911-1950
Service # O-3151

Career Summary[edit | edit source]

Insignia Name Position Branch Rank Location Begin Date End Date
Military Career
[[File: [[]] 00.00.0000 00.00.0000
3rd Battalion:
31st Infantry
Battalion Commander Major Shanghai, China 00.00.0000 00.00.0000
War Department General Staff Chief of Plans and
Operations Division
35px Brigadier General Washington, D.C. 12.16.1940 02.15.1942
[[File: 29th Infantry Division Commanding General Major General Europe (various) 02.16.1942 07.17.1943
[[File: V Corps Commanding General Major General Europe (various) 07.17.1943 01.14.1945
[[File: Fifteenth Army Commanding General Major General
Lieutenant General
Europe (various) 01.16.1945 10.06.1945
[[File: Command and General Staff College Commandant Lieutenant General Fort Leavenworth, Kansas 11.00.1945 01.00.1948
[[File: Gerow Board Chairman Lieutenant General Fort Leavenworth, Kansas 00.00.0000 00.00.0000
[[File: Second Army Commanding General Lieutenant General Fort George G. Meade, Maryland 01.15.1948 07.31.1950
Civilian Career

Dates of Rank[edit | edit source]

Awards and Decorations[edit | edit source]

Personal Decorations
Army Distinguished Service Medal (2 Oakleaf).png Army Distinguished Service Medal
(two oak leaf clusters)
Silver Star (2OLC).png Silver Star
(two oak leaf clusters)
Legion of Merit (1 Oakleaf).png Legion of Merit
(one oak leaf cluster)
Bronze Star (1 Oakleaf).png Bronze Star Medal
(one oak leaf cluster)
Air Medal.png Air Medal
Service/Campaign Medals
Mexican Border Service Medal.png Mexican Border Service Medal
World War I Victory Medal.png World War I Victory Medal
Yangtze Service Medal.png Yangtze Service Medal
American Defense Service Medal.png American Defense Service Medal
American Campaign Medal.png American Campaign Medal
European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal.png European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal
World War II Victory Medal.png World War II Victory Medal
Army of Occupation Medal.png Army of Occupation Medal
National Defense Service Medal.png National Defense Service Medal
Identification Badges
Army Staff Identification Badge
Other Accoutrements
Overseas Service Bar (WWII).png Three Overseas Service Bars
Overseas Service Bar (WWI).png Six Overseas Service Chevrons
Foreign Personal Decorations
Order of Leopold (Knight).png Belgian Order of Leopold II Grand Officer; palm
Cross of War 1940-1945 (palm).png Belgian Cross of War palm
Order of Military Merit (Brazil).png Brazilian Order of Military Merit Grand Officer
Order of Aeronautical Merit (Brazil).png Brazilian Order of Aeronautical Merit Grand Officer
Order of the Bath.png British Order of the Bath Companion
Order of Merit (Chile).png Chilean Order of Merit I class
Legion of Honour.png French Order of the Legion of Honour Commander
Croix de Guerre 1939-1945, palm.png French Cross of War palm
Order of the Oak Crown.png Luxembourg Order of the Oak Crown
Order of Suvorov II Class.png Russian Order of Suvorov II class
Military Order of Ayacucho.png Peruvian Military Order of Ayacucho Grand Officer

Battles/Wars[edit | edit source]

Mexican Expedition

World War I

World War II

Korean War

Vietnam War

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Family[edit | edit source]

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Gallery[edit | edit source]

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References[edit | edit source]

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