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General Walter Krueger

Unsung Hero of the Pacific War (Modern War Studies)
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Biography: general, Warfare & Defence, History, Biography / Autobiography, Military, Military - United States, Military - World War II, Military - Strategy, Biography, Generals, Pacific Area, Regimental histories, United States, World War, 1939
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Yet General Walter Krueger is still one of the least-known army commanders of World War II. Kevin Holzimmer's book resurrects the brilliant career of this great military leader while deepening our understanding of the Pacific War. As head of the Sixth U.S.

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He attended Cincinnati Technical School () in Ohio, and received further education at. Walter Krüger (27 February – 22 May ) was a high-ranking commander in the Waffen-SS of Nazi Germany during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves and ance: German Empire, Weimar Republic, Nazi.

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He rose from the rank of private to general in the United States Army. The article reviews the book "General Walter Krueger: Unsung Hero of the Pacific War," by Kevin C. Holzimmer.

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Holzimmer. United States Army General, Walter Krueger [born January 26 - died Aug ] Inhe enlisted for service in the Spanish-American war, with the 2nd Volunteer Infantry. After the war, he re. Walter Krueger General, U. Army. The Early Years.

Walter Krueger was born on 26 January in Flatow, West Prussia (now Złotów, Poland); one of three children born to Julius and Anna Hasse Krüger.

Julius was a Prussian landowner that had served as an officer in the Franco-Prussian War. But outside a military historian's world, the name Walter Krueger conjures no memones There are no serious studies of his life to date, with the possible exception of Professor William Leary's article taken from his book We Shall Return':MacArthur's Commanders and the Defeat of Japan, Find a Grave, database and images (: accessed), memorial page for Col Walter Krueger Jr.

(25 Apr –15 Feb ), Find a Grave Memorial no.citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA. Eugen Walter Krüger (23 March – 11 July ) was a highly decorated General der Panzertruppe in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded the LVIII.

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