James Edward Moore

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James Edward Moore in May 1972

James Edward Moore (born November 29, 1902 in New Bedford; † January 28, 1986) was an American four-star general.

Moore accepted the surrender of Army Wenck in 1945 as Chief of Staff of the 9th U.S. Army at Stendal City Hall.

Dates of the promotions[1]

Badge Rank Year
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Second lieutenant 1924
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first lieutenant 1929
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Captain 1935
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Major 1941
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Lieutenant Colonel 1941
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Colonel 1942
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brigadier general 1947
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Major General 1949
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Lieutenant General 1956
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General 1960

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Individual references

  1. Arlington National Cemetery.Retrieved April 1, 2018 (English).