US - Request for Identification

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Re: US - Request for Identification

Post by Zapphod » 14 Sep 2012 05:50

Anyone have any idea who this guy is?

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Re: US - Request for Identification

Post by Matteus » 23 Mar 2013 12:40

Matteus wrote:
ttvon wrote:
Duchamp wrote:Hi, I have some pictures to identify

-Vice Admira?l:
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looks a bit like Blandy http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/pers ... -blndy.htm

not sure, though. ears look a bit different.

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correction: most likely Edward L. Cochrane

http://historyphoto101.com/pid-3989/V__ ... hrane.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_L._Cochrane

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Re: US - Request for Identification

Post by Zapphod » 12 Oct 2013 23:08

Zapphod wrote:Anyone have any idea who this guy is?

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Well after much searching I think it is Brigadier general J.A. Pickering based on a photo of his time as Executive Officer, Reserve Officers Training Corps. 1937 – 1940 at Purdue University

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Re: US - Request for Identification

Post by Ian Sayer » 25 Nov 2013 14:40

Can anybody identify these US officers please
Many thanks
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Re: US - Request for Identification

Post by Ian Sayer » 25 Nov 2013 15:14

Here's a few more
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Re: US - Request for Identification

Post by Dwight Pruitt » 27 Nov 2013 03:01

The helmeted officer is Admiral John M. Hoskins.
http://www.bellcolib.org/admiral.html

Also, James Arthur Pickering served as the commanding officer of the 8th Division artillery in WWII
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Re: US - Request for Identification

Post by Ian Sayer » 27 Nov 2013 11:35

Many thanks for that Dwight. Most appreciated.

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Re: US - Request for Identification

Post by Matteus » 01 Dec 2013 21:50

two more to identify:

source: http://historylink101.com/ww2_color/Wor ... index.html

maybe the General with the Red Bull insignia is Charles W. Ryder? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_W._Ryder

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Re: US - Request for Identification

Post by ttvon » 02 Dec 2013 00:25

Matteus wrote:two more to identify:

source: http://historylink101.com/ww2_color/Wor ... index.html

maybe the General with the Red Bull insignia is Charles W. Ryder? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_W._Ryder

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Hi,
Ryder and Ridgway.

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Re: US - Request for Identification

Post by Matteus » 05 Jan 2014 01:14

thank you ttvon!

kind regards,
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Re: US - Request for Identification

Post by ttvon » 29 Apr 2014 15:20

Hi,
Who is the Major General with James Byrnes in 1945?
Source:Hitlers Berlin in Farbe 1933-1939 2, 52m54s
Thanks!

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Re: US - Request for Identification

Post by Steen Ammentorp » 29 Apr 2014 19:44

It's Maj. Gen. Floyd L. Parks, Commandng General US Berlin District.
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Re: US - Request for Identification

Post by ttvon » 22 Oct 2014 14:36

Hi,
Who are the Rear Admiral and Major general?
Thanks.

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Re: US - Request for Identification

Post by Matteus » 04 Apr 2015 23:12

Hi all,

i just found a person named "Major General Paul Rawley" (image attached; source: http://historylink101.com/ww2_color/Wor ... _1500.html).


Now who is this??

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Re: US - Request for Identification

Post by ttvon » 05 Apr 2015 01:38

Matteus wrote:Hi all,

i just found a person named "Major General Paul Rawley" (image attached; source: http://historylink101.com/ww2_color/Wor ... _1500.html).


Now who is this??

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Matteus
Hi,
It is Paul Ramsey Hawley.

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