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Herbert Ralph Temple

Date of birth: February 28, 1928
Place of Birth: California, Los Angeles
Home of record: Los Angeles California

Herbert Temple served from 1978 to 1981 as Deputy Director and from 1982 to 1986 as Director of the Army National Guard, and from 1986 to 1990 as the Chief of the National Guard Bureau. He retired as a U.S. Army Lieutenant 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 Lieutenant General Herbert Ralph Temple, United States Army, for exceptionally distinguished performance of duty contributing to national security and the defense of the United States.

Service: Army

Rank: Lieutenant General

Army Distinguished Service Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Peace Time Awards

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Lieutenant General Herbert Ralph Temple, 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.

Service: Army

Rank: Lieutenant General

Army Distinguished Service Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Peace Time Awards

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Lieutenant General Herbert Ralph Temple, 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 Chief of the National Guard Bureau, from 16 August 1986 to 31 January 1990. The singularly distinctive accomplishments of General Temple culminate a long and distinguished career in the service of his country and his dedicated contributions reflect the highest credit upon himself and the United States Army.

Action Date: August 16, 1986 - January 31, 1993

Service: Army

Rank: Lieutenant General

Air Force Distinguished Service Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Peace Time Awards

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Lieutenant General Herbert Ralph Temple, United States Army, was awarded the Air Force Distinguished Service Medal for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States as Chief of the National Guard Bureau, from 16 August 1986 to 31 January 1990. The singularly distinctive accomplishments of General Temple culminate a long and distinguished career in the service of his country and his dedicated contributions reflect the highest credit upon himself and the United States Army.

Action Date: August 16, 1986 - January 31, 1993

Service: Army

Rank: Lieutenant General

Legion of Merit

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Awarded for actions during the Peace Time Awards

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Lieutenant General Herbert Ralph Temple, 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.

Service: Army

Rank: Lieutenant General