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Martin, Clarence A. (1896-1986)


Photograph of Clarence A. Martin

U.S. Army. Via ibiblio.org

Clarence Martin led 126 Regimental Combat Team in the assault on Saidor and participated in the battle of the Driniumor River. He later commanded 31 Division in the Philippines, including in the invasion of Mindandao.

Martin later lost a son, Major Clarence A. Martin, in the Korean War.

Service record

1896-9-13     

Born
1940-8-18
Lieutenant colonel     

1941-12-24
Colonel

1942-12-3

Commander, 128 Regiment
1943-2-3
Brigadier general     
1943

Assistant commander, 32 Division
1944-9     
    
Commander, 31 Division, Philippines
1944-11-10     
Major general
1946-1-24

Commnder, Fort Jackson
1947

Retires
1986-12-11     

Dies

References

Generals.dk (accessed 2019-1-3)

HonorStates (accessed 2019-1-3)
Pettibone (2006)



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