Harold Robert Aaron
|Harold Robert Aaron|
June 21, 1921|
|Died||April 30, 1980
Fort Belvoir, Virginia
|Buried at||Arlington National Cemetery|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Army|
|Battles/wars||World War II
|Awards||Distinguished Service Medal
Legion of Merit
Bronze Star (2)
|Other work||Senior Staff Scientist, TRW|
Harold Robert Aaron (June 21, 1921 – April 30, 1980) was a general in the U.S. Army.
As a colonel, Aaron served as Commander, 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne) in Vietnam from June 4, 1968 to May 8, 1969. From November 5, 1973 to August 28, 1977, he served as the Assistant Chief of Staff for Intelligence, Headquarters, Department of the Army as a Major General. He later was promoted to Lieutenant General.
Honors and awards
General Aaron is a member of the Military Intelligence Hall of Fame.
- "Harold Robert Aaron". Find a Grave. Retrieved November 16, 2007.
- "Arlington National Cemetery: Harold Robert Aaron, Lieutenant General, United States Army". Arlington National Cemetery website. December 12, 2006. Retrieved November 16, 2007.