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army officer

David Hazen Blakelock, American army officer. Decorated Legion of Merit. Member Cornell Society Engineers, Tau Beta Pi.; Mason (32°).


Blakelock, David Hazen was born on June 1, 1895 in Washington, District of Columbia. Son of John W. and Isabell R. (Hazen) Blakelock.


C.E., Cornell Univercity, 1923. Graduate Cavalry School, advanced course, 1927, Command and General staff schedul, 1928, Chemical Warfare School, 1935. Army War College, 1936.


Clifton L. MacLachlan, United States Army), John H. (officer United States Army Air Corps), David R. (United States Army). Enlisted in District of Columbia National Guard. Called to active duty as sergeant, 3d Infantry, 1916.

Served on Mexican Border. Second in command Lieutenant, cavalry, United States Army, 1917. Promoted through grades to brigadier general, 1945.

Assistant chief of logistics div. on staff commander in chief United States Pacific Fleet and Pacific Ocean areas, 1943-1944. Assigned G-4, Tenth Army, September 1944.


Member Cornell Society Engineers, Tau Beta Pi. Mason (32°).


Married Lula Ann Brenner, September 15, 1917. Children: Jean E. (wife of Lieutenant.

John W. Blakelock

Isabell R. (Hazen) Blakelock

Lula Ann Brenner

Jean E. (wife of Lt Blakelock