Highlights of his career:
WWII: Asst. Chief of Staff to Gen. Stilwell in CBI Theater- Earned a Bronze Star
Korea: Commander of 23rd Infantry Regt- Earned a DSC, 2 Silver Stars, 3 Bronze Stars, the Purple Heart, and Air Medal
Post-Korea: Commander in Chief US Army Europe -1962-65, and Commanding General US Army Continental Command 1965-67, Earned a Legion of Merit and Distinguished Service Medal
The group includes his uniform with sewn ribbons, bullion stars, pin back airborne wings (he earned them as a Major General!). All of his boxed medals (including the shrapnel removed from his leg), original award citations and orders, photos, dog tags, lighters, etc.
Edited by CNY Militaria, 06 January 2018 - 06:26 AM.