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Arthur Edmon Brown , Jr.

Date of birth: November 21, 1929
Place of Birth: Philippine Islands, Manila

Arthur Brown graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, Class of 1953. From 1987 to 1989 he served as the 20th Vice Chief of Staff of the Army. He retired as a U.S. Army General.

AWARDS AND CITATIONS

Defense Distinguished Service Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Peace Time Awards

The Secretary of Defense of the United States of America has presented the Defense Distinguished Service Medal to General Arthur Edmon Brown, Jr., United States Army, for exceptionally distinguished performance of duty contributing to national security and the defense of the United States as Vice Chief of Staff, Headquarters, Department of the Army, from 1987 to 1989.

General Orders: United States Military Academy Register of Graduates

Action Date: 1987 - 1989

Service: Army

Rank: General

Army Distinguished Service Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Peace Time Awards

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: General Arthur Edmon Brown, Jr., United States Army, was awarded the Army Distinguished Service Medal for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States as Director of the Army Staff, from 1983 to 1987.

General Orders: United States Military Academy Register of Graduates

Action Date: 1983 - 1987

Service: Army

Rank: General

Army Distinguished Service Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Peace Time Awards

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: General Arthur Edmon Brown, Jr., United States Army, was awarded a Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster in lieu of a Second Award of the Army Distinguished Service Medal for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States as Vice Chief of Staff, Headquarters, Department of the Army, from 1987 to 1989.

General Orders: United States Military Academy Register of Graduates

Action Date: 1987 - 1989

Service: Army

Rank: General

Silver Star

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Awarded for actions during the Vietnam War

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Colonel (Infantry) Arthur Edmon Brown, Jr., United States Army, was awarded the Silver Star for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action against the enemy while serving as a Battalion Commander, Americal Division, and as Advisor, 9th Army of the Republic of Vietnam Division, from 1969 to 1970.

General Orders: United States Military Academy Register of Graduates

Action Date: Vietnam War

Service: Army

Rank: Colonel

Division: Americal Division

Legion of Merit

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Awarded for actions during the Vietnam War

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Colonel (Infantry) Arthur Edmon Brown, Jr., United States Army, was awarded the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States with Headquarters, Army Combat Development Command, from 1964 to 1967.

General Orders: United States Military Academy Register of Graduates

Action Date: 1964 - 1967

Service: Army

Rank: Colonel

Legion of Merit

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Awarded for actions during the Vietnam War

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Colonel (Infantry) Arthur Edmon Brown, Jr., United States Army, was awarded a Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster in lieu of a Second Award of the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States as a Battalion Commander, Americal Division, and as Advisor, 9th Army of the Republic of Vietnam Division, from 1969 to 1970.

General Orders: United States Military Academy Register of Graduates

Action Date: 1969 - 1970

Service: Army

Rank: Colonel

Division: Americal Division

Legion of Merit

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Awarded for actions during the Vietnam War

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: General Arthur Edmon Brown, Jr., United States Army, was awarded a Second Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster in lieu of a Third Award of the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States at the Army War College from 1970 to 1973.

Action Date: 1970 - 1973

Service: Army

Rank: General

Division: Americal Division

Legion of Merit

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Awarded for actions during the Peace Time Awards

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: General Arthur Edmon Brown, Jr., United States Army, was awarded a Third Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster in lieu of a Fourth Award of the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States in the Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff Operations, Department of the Army, from 1975 to 1978.

General Orders: United States Military Academy Register of Graduates

Action Date: 1975 - 1978

Service: Army

Rank: General

Distinguished Flying Cross

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Awarded for actions during the Vietnam War

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Colonel (Infantry) Arthur Edmon Brown, Jr., United States Army, was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight while serving as a Battalion Commander, Americal Division, and as Advisor, 9th Army of the Republic of Vietnam Division, from 1969 to 1970.

General Orders: United States Military Academy Register of Graduates

Action Date: Vietnam War

Service: Army

Rank: Colonel

Distinguished Flying Cross

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Awarded for actions during the Vietnam War

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Colonel (Infantry) Arthur Edmon Brown, Jr., United States Army, was awarded a Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster in lieu of a Second Award of the Distinguished Flying Cross for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight while serving as a Battalion Commander, Americal Division, and as Advisor, 9th Army of the Republic of Vietnam Division, from 1969 to 1970.

General Orders: United States Military Academy Register of Graduates

Action Date: Vietnam War

Service: Army

Rank: Colonel