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Hammond Davies Birks
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Birth: Feb. 5, 1896
Death: Jan. 30, 1973

United States Army Officer. A veteran of World War One, Birks was assigned as commanding officer of the 120th Infantry of the 30th Infantry Division in 1942. In late 1944, Colonel Birks was reassigned to Assistant Division Commander of the 9th Infantry Division under command of Major General Louis Craig. In January of 1945, Birks received a promotion to Brigadier General, but remained as the Assistant Commander of the 9th until war's end. Brig General Birks remained in the army for one year after the war before retiring in 1946. 
 
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  Bessie Garrity Birks (1896 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Golden Gate National Cemetery
San Bruno
San Mateo County
California, USA
Plot: Section B, Grave 241-A
 
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Originally Created by: G.Photographer
Record added: Jul 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14865863
Hammond Davies Birks
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Hammond Davies Birks
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