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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Brigadier General
Service Years
1937 - 1960
MOS
9910-Billet Designator-Unrestricted Officer
Home State
Michigan


Location
Michigan
Jun 15, 2002
Service to 1960
Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD)
Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD)
Rank
Brigadier General
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1958 - 1960
Headquarters Marine Corps (HQMC)
Headquarters Marine Corps (HQMC)
Rank
Colonel
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1952 - 1958
NROTC (Cadre) University of Utah
NROTC (Cadre) University of Utah
Rank
Colonel
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1951 - 1952
NROTC (Cadre) University of Utah
NROTC (Cadre) University of Utah
Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
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1949 - 1951
Marine Corps Schools, Quantico, VA
Marine Corps Schools, Quantico, VA
Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
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1946 - 1949
2nd Bn, 7th Marine Regiment (2/7)
2nd Bn, 7th Marine Regiment (2/7)
Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
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1945 - 1946
Legion of Merit
Devices : Gold Letter V
Criteria
The Legion of Merit is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States without degree for exceptionally outstanding conduct in the performance of meritorious service to the United States. ... More
Comments
For outstanding service as Assistant Chief of Staff, G-4 on Iwo Jima, from February to September 1945
1945
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
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1945
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
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1945
Battle of Iwo Jima
Description
The Battle of Iwo Jima (19 February – 26 March 1945), or Operation Detachment, was a major battle in which the United States Armed Forces fought for and captured the island of Iwo Jima from the Japane... More
1945 - 1945
3rd Marine Division, III MEF
3rd Marine Division, III MEF
Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
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1944 - 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
Battle of Guam (1944)
Description
Guam, ringed by reefs, cliffs, and heavy surf, presents a formidable challenge for an attacker. But despite the obstacles, on 21 July, the Americans landed on both sides of the Orote peninsula on the ... More
1944 - 1944
USMC (United States Marine Corps)
USMC (United States Marine Corps)
Rank
Major
Location
Fort Benning - Georgia
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1942 - 1942
Marine Corps Schools, Quantico, VA
Marine Corps Schools, Quantico, VA
Rank
Major
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1942 - 1942
MARDET USS Washington (BB-47)
MARDET USS Washington (BB-47)
Rank
Captain
Location
Forces Afloat - United Kingdom
MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
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1941 - 1942
MARDET USS Washington (BB-47)
MARDET USS Washington (BB-47)
Rank
First Lieutenant
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1941 - 1941
Marine Barracks Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
Marine Barracks Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
Rank
First Lieutenant
Comments
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1940 - 1941
Marine Barracks Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
Marine Barracks Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
Rank
Second Lieutenant
Comments
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1940 - 1940
HQ, MCB Quantico
HQ, MCB Quantico
Rank
Second Lieutenant
Comments
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1939 - 1940
MARDET USS Portland (CA-33)
MARDET USS Portland (CA-33)
Rank
Second Lieutenant
Comments
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1938 - 1939
The Basic School
The Basic School
Rank
Second Lieutenant
Location
Philadelphia Navy Yard - United States
Comments
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1937 - 1938
Service from 1937
China Service Medal
Criteria
The China Service Medal was awarded to Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard personnel who: Served ashore in China or who were attached to any of the vessels that operated in support of the operations in... More
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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
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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
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Europe-Afica-Middle Eastern Campaign
Criteria
The European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, ... More
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Europe-Afica-Middle Eastern Campaign
Criteria
The European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, ... More
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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
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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
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World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Description
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National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
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