James Senechal

James Senechal

James Senechal

Colonel James F. Senechal was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School 13 September 1943, class number 296. His first duty assignment was as Platoon Leader, Company H, 294th Infantry. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Platoon Executive  Officer, 92nd Cml Battalion-European Theater of Operations and Battalion S-3, 92nd Cml Mortar Battalion;  JAGO, Military Affairs Division, Washington, D.C.; Assistant Staff Judge Advocate, Munich Military Post, Munich, Germany; Assistant Judge Advocate, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; JAG Advisor, KMAG, Korea; Assistant Judge Advocate, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Assistant JA, Military Justice Branch, Headquarters Europe; Legislative Counsel, OSA, Washington, D.C., Staff Judge Advocate, Headquarters Military District of Washington, Washington, D.C. | Colonel Senechal's awards and decorations include: Army Commendation Medal (Oak Leaf Cluster). Senior Parachutist Badge, National Defense Service Medal (Oak Leaf Cluster), Army Occupation Medal-Germany, 2 Overseas Bars, European-African-Middleastern Medal, World War II Victory Medal, American Campaign Medal, Bronze Star.

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  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Bronze Star Medal

  • Year Inducted

    1971

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00546