Fredrick H. Lawson

LAWSON,FREDRICK
Fredrick H. Lawson

Fredrick H. Lawson

Brigadier General Frederick H. Lawson was commissioned an Engineer Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School in 1947. His first duty assignment was as Commander, Heavy Equipment company, 503d Engineer group, Korea. | His subsequent duty assignments include:  Engineer Equipment Officer, 5316th Engineer Group, Illinois; S-3, 6211th Sta Comp, Fort Ord, California; Recon Officer, 6318 Engineer Brigade, San Francisco, California; XO, 20th Engineer, Royal Australian Engineers, Australia; Assistant IG/G-3, 91st Division (Tng), Fort Baker, California; Commander, 4th Brigade, 91st Division, Fort Cronkite, California; Chief of Staff and Assistant Division commander, 91st Division (Tng), Fort Baker, California. | General Lawson's awards and decorations include: Meritorious Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal, European Theater of Operations Medal, World War II Victory Medal, Army of Occupation Medal, Armed Forces Medal and the Meritorious Unit Citation.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Brigadier General

  • Graduated From

    Fort Belvoir, Virginia

  • Highest Award

    Meritorious Service Medal

  • Year Inducted

    1976

  • Branch Of Service

    Engineer

  • HF ID #

    HF_00757