James Ulio, son of an Irish immigrant and Union Army officer, enlisted in the U.S. Army at the age of 18.
For the next 46 years, he would dedicate his life to the U.S. military. He saw service with the American Expeditionary Force during World War I and was the creator of the 29th Division patch. As the Adjutant General of the Army during WWII his mission was to build the force needed to defeat the Axis powers.
Join Virginia Army National Guard Command Historian Al Barnes in our online program as he explores the life of this distinguished American soldier and his linkage to one of the Army’s most prestigious infantry units.
As always, our online programs are free and open to the public, but advanced registration is required.