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Arnold, William Howard (1901-1976)


Photograph of William H. Arnold

U.S. Army. Via Wikimedia Commons

Arnold served in staff positions in the early years of the Pacific War. He commanded Americal Division during the second Philippines campaign, where his division carried out the liberation of Cebu in March 1945.

Service record

1901      

Born
1928

Infantry Officer Course
1942
Colonel     
Deputy chief of staff, IV Corps
1942-12-19     
Brigadier general     
Chief of staff, XIV Corps
1944-11
Major general      
Commander, Americal Division
1953

Commander, U.S. Forces in Austria
1955
Lieutenant general     
Commander, 5 Army
1961-1

Retires
1976

Dies

References

Generals.dk (accessed 2011-3-16)

Pettibone (2006)

Smith (1961; accessed 2013-6-1)


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