US Army Divisions in World War II

35th Infantry Division, U.S. Army Divisions of World War II

Name:35th
Type:Infantry
Nickname:Sante Fe
Source:National Guard
Theater: European
Casualties:15,822
Days of Combat:264
Activation Date:23 Dec 40
Date Sent Overseas:26 May 44 (England)
Date Entered Combat:11 Jul 44 (Normandy)
Status June 1946:inactivated 7 Dec 45
Other Wars:WW I, Vietnam
Commanding General(s): Maj. Gen. R. E. Truman    (Dec 40 - Oct 41)
Maj. Gen. William H. Simpson    (Oct 41 - Apr 42)
Maj. Gen. Maxwell Murray    (May 42 - Jan 43)
Maj. Gen. Paul W. Baade    (Jan 43 - inactivation)
 
Campaign(s): Normandy    (6 Jun 44 - 24 Jul 44)
Northern France    (25 Jul 44 - 14 Sep 44)
Rhineland    (15 Sep 44 - 21 Mar 45)
Ardennes-Alsace    (16 Dec 44 - 25 Jan 45)
Central Europe    (22 Mar 45 - 11 May 45)
Notes:
Activation date is the date the division was activated or inducted into federal service (national guard units).
Casualties are number of killed, wounded in action, captured, and missing.
Other Wars are the wars in which the division was mobilized.
The dates after the campaign name are the dates of the campaign not of the division.


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