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Gen Troy Houston Middleton
Birth: Oct. 12, 1889
Death: Oct. 9, 1976

US Army Lieutenant General. Born in Copiah County, Mississippi, he was commissioned an officer in the US Army in 1912. In World War I, he was the youngest Colonel commanding combat American forces and was awarded the Army Distinguished Service Medal for his actions in the Meuse-Arognne offensive. During World War II, he was Commanding General of the 45th Division Sicily, Italy and Commanding General of the VIII Corps, North-West, Europe. After the war, he retired and was appointed president Louisiana State University in 1950. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  John Houston Middleton (1856 - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  Jerusha Collins Middleton (1890 - 1980)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alma Rebecca Middleton Granger*
  Fred Marion Middleton (1880 - 1967)*
  Emma Louise Middleton Salter (1883 - 1979)*
  Troy Houston Middleton (1889 - 1976)
  Elma Middleton (1892 - 1893)*
  Maude Gibson Middleton Walker (1900 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Baton Rouge National Cemetery
Baton Rouge
East Baton Rouge Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: 2, 3356-A
 
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Originally Created by: Joel Manuel
Record added: Sep 29, 2001
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