Chapter 78 would like to take this opportunity to remember and honor their fellow chapter member, a true Army Special Operations trailblazer and legendary special operator, Maj. Gen. (Ret.) John “Jack” Singlaub, a decorated veteran of World War II, Korea and Vietnam, who died on January 29, 2022 at 100 years old.
Singlaub was born in Independence, CA, a small town at the base of the mighty Sierra Nevada mountains. After graduating from high school, he attended the University of Southern California, Los Angeles. In January 1943, with the United States entering WWII, he joined the U.S. Army, beginning his career commissioned as a U.S. Army 2nd Lieutenant.