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First Name: Charles

Last Name: Roadman

Birthplace: Waterloo, IA, USA

Gender: Male

Branch: Air Force (1947 - present)

Middle Name: H.

Date of Birth: 07 July 1914

Date of Death: 11 January 2000

Rank: Major General

Years Served:
Charles H. Roadman, Sr.

•  World War II (1941 - 1945)
•  Korean War (1950 - 1953)
•  Vietnam War (1960 - 1973)


Charles H. Roadman, Sr.
Major General, U.S. Air Force

Charles H. Roadman, Sr. was born on 7 July 1914 in Waterloo, IA.

Roadman was an outstanding Air Force medical corps physician and leader. His assignments included duty as Director of Aerospace Medicine for NASA's Manned Flight Operations and as Commander of the Air Force's Aerospace Medicine Division. He retired at the rank of Major General.


His son, Lieutenant General Charles H. Roadman, Jr., became an Air Force Surgeon General.

Death and Burial

Major General Charles H. Roadman, Sr. died on 11 January 2000. He is buried at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio, TX.

Honoree ID: 3007   Created by: MHOH




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