GENERAL WILLIAM JAMES SUTTON
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – September 11, 1972 – Major General William James Sutton, former Chief of the Army Reserve, died yesterday in Washington. He was 64 years old.
As a Reservist in San Antonio, General Sutton was regimental commander, chief of staff and assistant division commander of Texas' 90th Infantry Division. He then went to Washington and was Chief of the Army Reserve from 1963 until he retired last year.
SUTTON, WILLIAM JAMES
- MG USA
- DATE OF BIRTH: 04/09/1908
- DATE OF DEATH: 09/09/1972
- BURIED AT: SECTION 5 SITE 128
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
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