Leif J. Sverdrup

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Leif Johan Sverdrup
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JulukanJack
Lahir(1898-01-11)11 Januari 1898
Ytre Sula, Norwegia
Meninggal2 Januari 1976(1976-01-02) (umur 77)
St Louis, Missouri
DikebumikanValhalla Cemetery, St Louis, Missouri
Pengabdian Amerika Serikat
Dinas/cabangEmblem of the United States Department of the Army.svg United States Army
Lama dinas1918–1919
1942–1958
PangkatUS-O8 insignia.svg Mayor Jenderal
Nomor dinasO-129029
Komando102nd Infantry Division (Amerika Serikat) 102nd Infantry Division
Perang/pertempuranPerang Dunia I
Perang Dunia II
PenghargaanDistinguished Service Cross
Distinguished Service Medal
Silver Star
Legion of Merit
Purple Heart
Commander of the Order of the British Empire (Australia)
Pekerjaan lainSverdrup & Parcel

Leif Johan Sverdrup (lahir 11 Januari 1898 – meninggal 2 Januari 1976 pada umur 77 tahun) adalah seorang teknisi sipil dan jenderal Amerika kelahiran Norwegia yang bertugas dalam U.S. Army Corps of Engineers pada paruh pertama abad ke-20. Ia dikenal atas jasanya di Wilayah Pasifik Barat Daya saat Perang Dunia II dimana ia menjadi Kepala Insinyur di bawah General of the Army Douglas MacArthur.

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  • Brittain, William J. (1976). The Spirit of Scouting '76: Challenge and triumph: 65 years of St. Louis Area Scouting: The Story of the St. Louis Area Council, Boy Scouts of America. St Louis: St. Louis Area Council, Boy Scouts of America. OCLC 3103498. 
  • Casey, Hugh J., ed. (1947). Volume I: Engineers in Theater Operations. Engineers of the Southwest Pacific 1941–1945. Washington, D.C.: United States Department of the Army. OCLC 220326932. 
  • Casey, Hugh J., ed. (1953). Volume II: Organization, Troops and Training. Engineers of the Southwest Pacific 1941–1945. Washington, D.C.: United States Department of the Army. OCLC 16114940. 
  • Casey, Hugh J., ed. (1948). Volume III: Engineer Intelligence. Engineers of the Southwest Pacific 1941–1945. Washington, D.C.: United States Department of the Army. OCLC 16114873. 
  • Dod, Karl (1966). The Corps of Engineers: The War Against Japan (PDF). Washington, D.C.: United States Department of the Army. LCCN 66-60004. OCLC 396169. 
  • Franzwa, Gregory M.; Ely, William J. (1980). Leif Sverdrup: Engineer Soldier At His Best. Gerald, Missouri: The Patrice Press. ISBN 0-935284-12-5. OCLC 6091961. 
  • Miller, Norman M.; Cave, Hugh B. (1945). I Took The Sky Road. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company. OCLC 1521797. 
  • Sinclair, Keith (1976). Walter Nash. Aukland, New Zealand: Auckland University Press. ISBN 9780196479668. OCLC 2789426. 

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