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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Brigadier General
Service Years
1931 - 1959
MOS
9903-General Officer
Home State
Virginia

Distinguished Marksman Badge (Gold)

Location
Virginia
Jun 22, 1985
Distinguished Marksman Badge (Gold)
Awarded Date
Aug 07, 1964
1964
Service to 1959
Marine Corps Reserve Ribbon
Criteria
The Marine Corps Reserve Ribbon was awarded by the Commandant of the Marine Corps for each ten year period of honorable military service in the Marine Corps Reserve between December 17, 1945, and Dece... More
Description
Description Pending
1959
<B>USMCR (Inactive)</b>
USMCR (Inactive)
Rank
Brigadier General
MOS
9903-General Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1946 - 1959
MAOCC (Artillery Operations Chief) - 0848
MAOCC (Artillery Operations Chief) - 0848
Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
MOS
0893-Field Artillery Operations Chief
Comments
Comments Pending
1945 - 1945
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Description
Description Pending
1945
World War II
Description
Overview of World War II 

World War II killed more people, involved more nations, and cost more money than any other war in history. Altogether, 70 million people served in the armed forces during th
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1941 - 1945
5th Marine Regiment/3rd Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (3/5)
5th Marine Regiment/3rd Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (3/5)
Rank
Major
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1944 - 1944
Navy Presidential Unit Citation
Criteria
The Presidential Unit Citation may be awarded to units of the Armed Forces of the United States and cobelligerent nations for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy occurring on or aft... More
Description
Description Pending
1944
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Description
Description Pending
1944
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Description
Description Pending
1944
Battle of Peleliu
Description
The Battle of Peleliu, codenamed Operation Stalemate II, was fought between the United States and the Empire of Japan in the Pacific Theater of World War II, from September–November 1944 on the island... More
1944 - 1944
Battle of Cape Gloucester
Description
The Battle of Cape Gloucester (26 December 1943 - 22 April 1944) was a battle in the Pacific theater of World War II, which took place between late December 1943 and April 1944, on the island of New B... More
1943 - 1944
5th Marine Regiment/1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5)
5th Marine Regiment/1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5)
Rank
Captain
Location
Cape Gloucester - Pacific
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1942 - 1944
I MEF/1st Marine Division
I MEF/1st Marine Division
Rank
Major
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1942 - 1944
5th Marine Regiment
5th Marine Regiment
Rank
Major
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1941 - 1944
Navy Cross
Criteria
The Navy Cross may be awarded to any person who, while serving with the Navy or Marine Corps, distinguishes himself in action by extraordinary heroism not justifying an award of the Medal of Honor.
Comments
Comments Pending
1942
Silver Star Medal
Criteria
The Silver Star may be awarded to any person who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces of the United States, is cited for gallantry in action, against an enemy of the United States whil... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1942
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1942
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1942
Combat Action Ribbon
Criteria
The Combat Action Ribbon is a personal decoration awarded to members of the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard (when operating under the control of the Navy) in the grade of captain (or colonel in th... More
Description
Description Pending
1942
Navy Presidential Unit Citation
Criteria
The Presidential Unit Citation may be awarded to units of the Armed Forces of the United States and cobelligerent nations for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy occurring on or aft... More
Description
Description Pending
1942
American Defense Service Medal
Criteria
The American Defense Service Medal was awarded for service in the Armed Forces between September 8, 1939, and December 7, 1941. Army members had to serve 12 months to be eligible, but Navy and Marine ... More
Description
Description Pending
1942
American Campaign Medal
Criteria
The American Campaign Medal was awarded for For thirty days service outside the Continental United States but within the American Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946; or,... More
Description
Description Pending
1942
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Description
Description Pending
1942
Battle of Tulagi (including First Savo)
Description

The Battle of Tulagi and Gavutu–Tanambogo was a land battle of the Pacific campaign of World War II, between the forces of the Imperial Japanese Navy and Allied (mainly United States (U.S.) Marine) gr

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1942 - 1942
5th Marine Regiment/1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5)
5th Marine Regiment/1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5)
Rank
First Lieutenant
Location
Guadalcanal - Solomon Islands
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1941 - 1942
<B>USMCR (Inactive)</b>
USMCR (Inactive)
Rank
Second Lieutenant
MOS
0301-Basic Infantry Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1935 - 1940
Officer Candidate School (Quantico, VA), X
School
Officer Candidate School (Quantico, VA)
Platoon
X
1935
Army National Guard
Army National Guard
Rank
Platoon Sergeant
MOS
0311-Rifleman
Comments
Comments Pending
1931 - 1935
Service from 1931

 
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