Maurice Rose, American army officer. Awarded Silver Star with 2 oak leaf clusters, Purple Heart.
Rose, Maurice was born on November 26, 1899 in Middletown, Connecticut, United States. Son of Samuel and Katherine (Brown) Rose.
Graduate Infantry School, Columbus, Georgia, 1926, Cavalry School, Fort Riley, Kansas, 1931, Command and General staff schedul, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, 1937, Army Industrial College, Washington, District of Columbia, 1940.
1 son, Maurice Roderick. Commissioned Second lieutenant Infantry, August 1917, captain 1920. Major Cavalry, August 1930, and advanced through the grades to brigadier general, June 1943.
Served with American Expeditionary Forces, 1918, World War I. On General Staff duty with troops, chief of staff, 2d Armored Division, January 1942-June 1943. Overseas assignment since December 1942.