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MAJOR GENERAL ROY E. LINDQUIST

Robert Lindquist, Roy Ernest [1907 - 1986], commanded the 508th from its inception and throughout WW-II until December 1945 when he transferred command to Lt. Col. Otho Holmes.
   Maj. Gen. Lindquist, a member of the USMA Class of 1936,  is buried on the grounds of the U. S. Military Academy at West Point, NY along with his wife, Alice.

(Photo courtesy Bronwyn Ruddy, USMA Class of 2000)

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