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Maj. Gen. Robert Wilson Hasbrouck

Birth2 FEB 1896
USA Army / Captain / World War I
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EducationAUG 1917
West Point Academy
USA Army / Major General / World War II
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Death19 AUG 1985
Aged: 89.5 years
Maj. Gen. Robert W. Hasbrouck, commander of the United States Seventh Armored Division in Europe in World War II, died Monday at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington. He was 89 years old.

In 1945 General Hasbrouck was awarded the Silver Star for gallantry in action when he personally directed his division's operations in Belgium to halt the German drive on Liege in the Battle of the Bulge. The division held a salient around St. Vith against four German divisions for six days, allowing the First Army to establish new defensive positions.

Before taking command of the division in 1944, General Hasbrouck was deputy chief of staff under Gen. Omar N. Bradley, then commander of the First Army Group in Europe.

General Hasbrouck retired in 1947. He received the Distinguished Service Medal, the Legion of Merit and the Bronze Star for valor, and was also decorated by the Governments of Belgium and France.

He was born in Kingston, N.Y. His family, of French Huguenot ancestry, had lived in the area for generations. He graduated from the United States Military Academy in 1917, and was a captain of artillery in World War I. He is survived by his wife, Marjorie Nightingale Hasbrouck; a daughter, Marjorie H. Deschodt, of Paris; a son, Robert W. Hasbrouck, of Summit, N.J., and four grandchildren.

Marjorie Troup Nightingale

Birth10 JAN 1904
Death28 NOV 1990
Cause: pneumonia
Aged: 86.9 years

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Marjorie Nightingale Hasbrouck, 86, a past president of the Episcopal Church Home and a member of St. Patrick's Episcopal Church in Washington and its Women's Guild, died of pneumonia Nov. 28 at her home in Washington.

Mrs. Hasbrouck was born in Brunswick, Ga. In 1932, she married Robert W. Hasbrouck, an Army officer who retired as a major general. She accompanied him to posts in this country, but they had maintained a residence in Washington since 1943.

During World War II, Mrs. Hasbrouck was a Red Cross Gray Lady at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. She also was a member of the Sulgrave and Chevy Chase clubs and the Washington chapter of the Colonial Dames of America.

Her husband died in 1985.

Survivors include a son, Robert W. Hasbrouck Jr. of New Providence, N.J., and four grandchildren.

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