Onslow S. Rolfe
Brigadier General, United States Army
December 1942 News Report:
The Mountain Training Command in Colorado under
a 47-year-old West Pointer, Brigadier General Onslow S. Rolfe.
The Distinguished Service Cross is presented to Onslow S. Rolfe, Captain, U.S. Army, for extraordinary heroism in action near Fossoy, France, July 14 - 15, 1918.
During the heavy enemy bombardment proceeding
the second battle of the Marne, Captain Rolfe, regimental intelligence
officer, voluntarily carried an important message, in full view of the
enemy, across an open field to the support and reserve battalions for the
purpose of bringing up reinforcements.