Deakin, Harold Osborne, BGen

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Last Rank
Brigadier General
Last Primary MOS
8003-General Officer
Primary Unit
1952-1954, 8040, Marine Corps Forces Atlantic (MARFORLANT)
Service Years
1934 - 1956

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Home Town
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Last Address
Salt Lake City

Date of Passing
Nov 03, 2003
Location of Interment
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Interred at:

Gate Of Heaven Catholic Cemetery
Los Altos, CA
Santa Clara County

*Plot: Veterans Section
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 Unit Assignments
The Basic SchoolMARDET (Afloat)Marine BarracksHeadquarters Marine Corps (HQMC)
US Army5th Marine Regiment/3rd Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (3/5)1st Bn, 7th Marine Regiment (1/7)I MEF/1st Marine Division
US Army Command and General Staff CollegeUSMC (United States Marine Corps)US NavyNational War College
Marine Corps Forces Atlantic (MARFORLANT)
  1934-1935, 0301, The Basic School
  1935-1936, 0302, MARDET USS Idaho (BB-42)
  1936-1937, 0302, Marine Barracks Newport, RI
  1937-1939, 0302, MARDET USS Idaho (BB-42)
  1940-1942, 0302, The Basic School/Support Bn TBS
  1942-1943, 0302, Plans & Policies
  1943-1943, 0302, US Army
  1943-1944, 0302, 5th Marine Regiment/3rd Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (3/5)
  1944-1944, 0302, 1st Bn, 7th Marine Regiment (1/7)
  1944-1945, 8040, 1st Marine Division/Asst. Chief of Staff, G-3
  1945-1946, 8040, US Army Command and General Staff College
  1945-1947, 8040, Amphibious Warfare School, Senior Course
  1947-1949, 8005, US Navy
  1949-1951, 8040, Marine Barracks Navy Yard WASHDC
  1951-1952, 8040, National War College
  1952-1954, 8040, Marine Corps Forces Atlantic (MARFORLANT)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1941 World War II/American Theater
  1941-1945 World War II
  1943-1943 Central Pacific Campaign (1941-43)/Gilbert Islands Operation (1943)
  1943-1944 Northern Solomon Islands Campaign (1943-44)/Battle of Cape Gloucester
  1944-1944 Western Pacific Campaign (1944-45)/Battle of Peleliu
  1945-1945 Ryukyus Campaign (1945)/Battle for Okinawa
 Colleges Attended
United States Naval Academy
  1930-1934, United States Naval Academy
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