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army officer

Hamilton Ewing Maguire, American army officer. Decorated Distinguished Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Bronze Star, 5 campaign stars (Normandy, Northern France, Rhineland, Ardennes, Germany) (United States), Legion of Honor, Croix de Guerre (France). Member Delta Kappa Epsilon.


Maguire, Hamilton Ewing was born on November 24, 1891 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of James Herbert and Ann (Ewing) Maguire.


Student of University of Michigan, 1910-1912. Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1916. Graduate Field Artillery School, 1924, Command and General staff schedul, 1930, Army War College, 1938.


Commissioned Second lieutenant, United States Army, 1916, and advanced through the grades to brigadier general, 1944. Served War Department General Staff, 1938-1942. Chief of staff, XIX Corps, 1944-1948.


Member Delta Kappa Epsilon. Clubs: Chevy Chase, Army and Navy (Washington).


Married Anne Droop, June 21, 1924. Children: Nancy Ewing, Anne Droop, Mary Ewing, Hamilton Ewing, Edward Frederick Droop.

James Herbert Maguire

Ann (Ewing) Maguire

Anne Droop

Nancy Ewing Maguire

Anne Droop Maguire

Mary Ewing Maguire

Hamilton Ewing Maguire

Edward Frederick Droop Maguire