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CSM Robert Clay Chilton

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CSM Robert Clay Chilton

  • Birth 18 Apr 1922 El Reno, Canadian County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Death 20 Apr 2004 San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA
  • Burial San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA
  • Plot Section 40, Site 56
  • Memorial ID 10433968

CSM Chilton was a veteran of World War II, Korea and Vietnam. Served in Africa, Italy, France and Germany during World War II. In Vietnam he was the Command Sergeant for the 101st Airborne Division, 3rd Brigade. Retired as Command Sergeant Major. Recipient of the Legion of Merit, Bronze Star with "V" device with one oak leaf cluster, Meritorious Service, Air Medal with 5 oak leaf clusters, Army Commendation Medal with 6 Oak Leaf Clusters, Combat Infantryman's Badge and Master Parachustist Badge. Preceded in death by his parents, William and Pearl Chilton; son, William Robert Chilton. Information extracted from obituary in San Antonio Express News, April 23, 2004.


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Gravesite Details CSM US Army, World War II, Korea, Vietnam
  • Created by: Paula J
  • Added: 5 Feb 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10433968
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for CSM Robert Clay Chilton (18 Apr 1922–20 Apr 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10433968, citing Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Paula J (contributor 46489742) .