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Wade Hampton Haislip
Birth: Jul. 9, 1889
Middlesex County
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 23, 1971
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

US Army General. He graduated form the US Military Academy in 1912 and served in World War I on the General Staff of the V Corps in the occupation of Germany. After the war, he was a West Point instructor and Assistant Executive in the Office of Assistant Secretary of War, 1921 to 1936. From 1938 to 1941, he served as Major General Assistant Chief of Staff, of the War Department General Staff. In World War II, he organized the 8th Infantry Division and served as commander, 1942 to 1943. He next took command of the XV Corps and served in Normandy, France, Rhineland, and Central Europe campaigns. He was promoted Lieutenant General commander of the 7th US Army in 1944 and served in post until August, 1945. Following the war he was on the Secretary of War's Personnel Board, September 1945 to April 1946 and a senior member of the Chief of Staff's Advisory Group, 1946 to 1948. In 1949, he was appointed Vice Chief of Staff and Deputy Chief of Staff for administration. He retired a full four star General in 1951. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Family links: 
  Reuben Drake Haislip (1850 - 1940)
  Etta Heller Haislip (1856 - 1940)
  Alice Junnings Shepherd Haislip (1897 - 1987)
  Theresa Haislip Williams (1877 - 1947)*
  Irene Drake Haislip (1879 - 1955)*
  Frederick Frazier Haislip (1887 - 1970)*
  Wade Hampton Haislip (1889 - 1971)
*Calculated relationship


Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 7, Grave 8200-B, Map grid V-24
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Record added: Jun 02, 1999
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Wade Hampton Haislip
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- joepam
 Added: Dec. 23, 2016
General, thank you for your lifetime of leadership and service to our country while serving United States Army. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Dec. 23, 2016

- Lillian
 Added: Dec. 23, 2016
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