Willoughby, Charles Andrew, 1892-1972

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Charles Andrew Willoughby (b. March 8, 1892, Heidelberg, Germany-d. Oct. 25, 1972), Major General in the U.S. Army, became a naturalized citizen in 1910 and was commissioned in the infantry in 1915 after graduating from college. He served on the Mexican border and then with the First Division, American Expeditionary Force in 1917 and 1918. He was military attaché in Venezuela, Colombia, and Ecuador from 1923 to 1927. After graduating from the Army War College and serving as instructor at the Infantry School, he became chief of intelligence on General MacArthur's staff in the Pacific from 1941 to 1951. He retired in August 1951.

From the description of Willoughby, Charles Andrew, 1892-1972 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10569699

Major general, United States Army; chief of intelligence, Army Forces in the Far East, 1941-1951.

From the description of Charles Andrew Willoughby papers, 1945-1961. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754869069

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Major general, United States Army; chief of intelligence, Army Forces in the Far East, 1941-1951.

From the guide to the Charles Andrew Willoughby papers, 1945-1961, (Hoover Institution Archives)

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associatedWith Ford, John, 1895-1973 person
associatedWith MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964 person
associatedWith Sorge, Richard, 1895-1944. person
associatedWith United States. Army corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Far East Command. Military Intelligence Section corporateBody
associatedWith Wood, Stuart, 1906-1993. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
East Asia
Japan
Russia (Federation)
Inchʻŏn (Korea)
Philippines
Soviet Union
Pacific Ocean
Korea
East Asia
Japan
United States
United States
Philippines
Japan
Subject
World War, 1939-1945
Espionage
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean
Espionage, Russian
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns
Espionage, Russian--East Asia
Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989--Photographs
Anti-communist movements--United States
World War, 1939-1945--Photographs
Anti-communist movements
Communism
World War, 1939-1945--Military intelligence
Korean War, 1950-1953
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Birth 1892-03-08

Death 1972-10-25

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