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Holmes Ely Dager
Birth: Jun. 23, 1893
Asbury Park
Monmouth County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Jul. 24, 1973

United States Army Major General. Born in Asbury Park New Jersey, he served in World War I, as an officer in 51st Infantry and participated in the Meuse-Argonne offensive. In September 1941, he was promoted Brigadier General in command of the 8th Armored Division, Fort Knox, Kentucky. During World War II, he served as the Assistant Chief of Staff, 1st Army, commanding officer, 41st Armored Infantry Regiment, Combat Command B, 8th Armored Division and was promoted to Major General in March 1945. After the war, he was Commanding General of the 4th and 11th Armored Divisions, North-West Europe. In 1947, he retired from active service as Commanding General of the US Forces, Austria. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Eleanora Dager (1904 - 1990)
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 4 Lot 24
 
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Originally Created by: Russ Jacobs
Record added: May 09, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10934096
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