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William Middleton Grimes Edit Profile

army officer

William Middleton Grimes, American army officer. Awarded Silver Star citation. member War Dept, General Staff, 1938-1940.

Background

Grimes, William Middleton was born on March 4, 1889 in Fort Barrancas, Florida, United States. Son of George S. and Margaret (McArthur) Grimes.

Education

Student Manlius (New York) School, 1908-1911, Phillips Exeter Academy, N.H., 1906-1908. Graduate Cavalry School, 1922, Command and General staff schedul, 1925, Army War College, 1933.

Career

Sherbourne Whipple, Junior), William Middleton. Commissioned Second lieutenant, United States Army, September 29, 1911. Promoted through grades to brigadier general, 1941, major general, May 1942.

Has been instructor The Cavalry School, Infantry School, Command and General staff schedul. Member War Dept, General Staff, 1938-1940.

Membership

Member War Dept, General Staff, 1938-1940. Clubs: Army and Navy, Army-Navy Country (Washington).

Connections

Married Mabel Lowe, December 17, 1913. Children: Peggy Lowe (wife of Captain.

father:
George S. Grimes

mother:
Margaret (McArthur) Grimes

spouse:
Mabel Lowe

child:
Peggy Lowe (wife of Capt Grimes