John C. Von Kaenel

VON KEANEL,JOHN
John C. Von Kaenel

John C. Von Kaenel

Captain John C. Von Kaenel was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School Class 1, 27 September 1941. His first duty assignment was Mortar Platoon Leader, Company D, 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Benning, Georgia. | His subsequent duty assignments include: Executive Officer, Company D, 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Gordon, Georgia; Mess Officer, Officer in Charge Officer's Mess 8th Infantry Regiment, Fort Dix, New Jersey; Captain, Service Company, 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Dix, New Jersey and European Theatre of Operation (World War II); Captain, A Company, 15th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division, Korea.

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Captain

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Unavailable

  • Year Inducted

    1999

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_01986