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William Henry Maglin Edit Profile

army officer

William Henry Maglin, American army officer. Served as private and corporal Troop L, 5th United States Cavalry, 1917-1918.

Background

Maglin, William Henry was born on May 4, 1898 in New York City. Son of Jeremiah Joseph and Margaret (Hock) Maglin.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1924.

Career

Served as private and corporal Troop L, 5th United States Cavalry, 1917-1918. Second in command Lieutenant Infantry, 1924. advanced through grades to major general, 1953. Provost marshal Allied Forces N. Africa, 1942-1943, organizer, director Korean National Police, 1945-1947, appointed provost marshal general, United States Army, 1953.

Retired 1957.

Membership

Served as private and corporal Troop L, 5th United States Cavalry, 1917-1918.

Connections

Married Kathryn Swint, May 9, 1950.

father:
Jeremiah Joseph Maglin

mother:
Margaret (Hock) Maglin

spouse:
Kathryn Swint