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George S. Patton

George S. PattonAKA George Smith Patton, Jr.

Born: 11-Nov-1885
Birthplace: San Gabriel, CA
Died: 21-Dec-1945
Location of death: Heidelberg, Germany [1]
Cause of death: Accident - Automobile
Remains: Buried, Luxembourg American War Cemetery, Hamm, Luxembourg

Gender: Male
Religion: Christian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Military

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: American WWII Army commander

[1] At a US Army hospital, Heidelberg, Germany.

Son: Maj. Gen. George S. Patton IV (d. 27-Jun-2004 Parkinson's)

    High School: Hill School, Pottstown, PA
    Military School: Virginia Military Institute
    Military College: US Military Academy, West Point (1909)
    Military College: Army Command and General Staff College (1924)

    Kappa Alpha Order
    Bronze Star
    Distinguished Service Cross
    Distinguished Service Medal
    French Legion of Honor
    Legion of Merit
    Officer of the British Empire
    Silver Star
    Relieved of Command 1945
    Risk Factors: Dyslexia

    Tunisian Victory (16-Mar-1944) · Himself

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