US Army Divisions in World War II

88th Infantry Division, U.S. Army Divisions of World War II

Name:88th
Type:Infantry
Nickname:Cloverleaf
Source:Organized Reserves
Theater: Mediterranean
Casualties:13,111
Days of Combat:307
Activation Date:15 Jul 42
Date Sent Overseas:15 Dec 43 (Casablanca)
Date Entered Combat:27 Feb 44 (Cassino)
Status June 1946:active Italy
Other Wars:WW I
Commanding General(s): Maj. Gen. John E. Sloan    (Jul 42 - Sep 44)
Maj. Gen. Paul W. Kendall    (Sep 44 - Jul 45)
Brig. Gen. James C. Fry    (Jul 45 - Nov 45)
 
Campaign(s): Rome-Arno    (22 Jan 44 - 9 Sep 44)
North Apennines    (10 Sep 44 - 4 April 45)
Po Valley    (5 Apr 45 - 8 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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