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Arthur E. Brown Jr.
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General Arthur E. Brown Jr.
Born November 21, 1929 (1929-11-21) (age 92)
Manila, Philippines
Allegiance  United States of America
Service/branch United States Department of the Army Seal.svg United States Army
Years of service 1953-1989
Rank US-O10 insignia.svg General
Commands held Vice Chief of Staff of the United States Army
Battles/wars Cold War
Vietnam War
Awards Army Distinguished Service Medal
Silver Star
Legion of Merit
Distinguished Flying Cross

Arthur Edmon Brown Jr. (born November 21, 1929) is an American military personnel. He was a United States Army four-star general who was Vice Chief of Staff of the United States Army (VCSA) from 1987 to 1989.

Awards

Defense Distinguished Service Medal
Bronze oak leaf cluster
Army Distinguished Service Medal with one bronze oak leaf cluster
Silver Star
Bronze oak leaf cluster
Bronze oak leaf cluster
Bronze oak leaf cluster
Legion of Merit with three oak leaf clusters
Distinguished Flying Cross
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Bronze oak leaf cluster
Bronze oak leaf cluster
Bronze Star with "V" Device and two Oak Leaf Clusters
Meritorious Service Medal
Award numeral 9.png Air Medal (9 awards)
Joint Service Commendation Medal
V
Army Commendation Medal with "V" device
Army of Occupation Medal
Bronze star
Width=44 scarlet ribbon with a central width-4 golden yellow stripe, flanked by pairs of width-1 scarlet, white, Old Glory blue, and white stripes
National Defense Service Medal with one Service star
Bronze star
Bronze star
Bronze star
Bronze star
Bronze star
Vietnam Service Medal with five Service stars
Army Service Ribbon
Award numeral 1.png Army Overseas Service Ribbon with bronze award numeral 1
Gold star
Gold star
Gallantry Cross (Vietnam) with two gold and one bronze stars
Vietnam Armed Forces Honor Medal 1st class
Gallantry Cross Unit Citation.png Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation
Vietnam Campaign Medal
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