Maj. Gen. Halstead Dorey
Maj. Gen. Halstead Dorey commanded the US Army, Pacific from 1934-1935. A graduate of the US Military Academy in 1897, he saw action in the Spanish-American War in the Philippines and in the subsequent Philippine Insurrection. He also took part in multiple campaigns during World War I.
As commander of the 4th Infantry in France from May to October of 1918, Gen. Dorey participated in the battles of Aisne, Aisne-Marne, Champaigne-Marne, St. Mihiel, and Meuse-Argonne. He earned the Distinguished Service Cross, Distinguished Service Medal, Silver Star, and Purple Heart. He retired in 1936 and died on 19 June 1946.
USARPAC postures and prepares the force for unified land operations, responds to threats, sustains and protects the force, and builds military relationships that develop partner defense capacity in order to contribute to a stable and secure U.S. Pacific Command area of responsibility.
Vincent K. Brooks