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Ames, Evans Orchard

Date of birth:
1895 (Boston/Massachusetts, United States)
Date of death:
March 17th, 1982
Nationality:
American

Biography

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Colonel
Unit:
Commanding Officer 21st Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division "Fighting Third", U.S. Marine Corps
Action:
For Bougainville/Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea from 1 November 1943 to 10 January 1944.
Details:
Citation unavailable.
Legion of Merit - US Military
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Brigadier General (Brigadier)
Unit:
Chief of Staff and deputy commander of Supply Service, Fleet Marine Force, U.S. Marine Corps
Action:
For service as Chief of Staff of the Supply Service, Fleet Marine Force from March 1944 until January 1946.
Details:
This award was obtained in the form of an Gold Star to be attached on the ribbon of the first award.
Citation unavailable.
Legion of Merit - US Military

Sources

  • - Clark, G.B., United States Marine Corps Generals of World War II A Biographical Dictionary, McFarland & Company, Jefferson, North Carolina, USA, 2008