US Army Divisions in World War II

44th Infantry Division, U.S. Army Divisions of World War II

Name:44th
Type:Infantry
Nickname:none
Source:National Guard
Theater: European
Casualties:5,655
Days of Combat:190
Activation Date:16 Sep 40
Date Sent Overseas:15 Sep 44 (France)
Date Entered Combat:24 Oct 44 (Lenville)
Status June 1946:inactivated 30 Nov 45
Other Wars:Korea
Commanding General(s): Maj. Gen. Clifford R. Powell    (Sep 40 - Aug 41)
Maj. Gen. James I. Muir    (Aug 41 - Aug 44)
Maj. Gen. Robert L. Spragins    (Aug 44 - Dec 44)
Maj. Gen. William F. Dean    (Jan 45 - Sep 45)
 
Campaign(s): Northern France    (25 Jul 44 - 14 Sep 44)
Rhineland    (15 Sep 44 - 21 Mar 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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