Winthrop Rockefeller

Winthrop Rockefeller

Winthrop Rockefeller

Lieutenant Colonel Winthrop Rockefeller enlisted in the Infantry in early 1941 and earned a distinguished military record during his nearly six years in the service. He served in the Pacific during the war, and participated in the assault landings on Guam, Leyte and Okinawa. | Rockefeller held the rank of Lieutenant Colonel at the time of his discharge in 1946. | His awards and decorations include: the Bronze Star w/Oak Leaf Cluster and the Purple Heart.

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  • Rank

    Honorable

  • Graduated From

    Fort Benning, Georgia

  • Highest Award

    Bronze Star Medal

  • Year Inducted

    1966

  • Branch Of Service

    Infantry

  • HF ID #

    HF_00247

  • DM ID#

    DM_00016