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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam Jennings Bryan - Arlington, VA

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Grave of lawyer, newspaper editor, three-time presidential candidate and former Secretary of State, William Jennings Bryan.

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location: Virginia

date approved: 7/18/2022

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonHerbert Gladstone Hopwood - Arlington VA

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He was a four-star admiral in the United States Navy who served as commander in chief of the United States Pacific Fleet from 1958 to 1960.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/14/2020

last visited: 10/10/2021

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Admiral Hugh Rodman was an officer in the United States Navy who served during the Spanish–American War and World War I, later serving as the Commander-in-Chief, U.S. Pacific Fleet from 1919 to 1921.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/28/2020

last visited: 10/9/2021

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United States Coast Guard Admiral. In January 1946, he was promoted to the rank of full Admiral and appointed the 6th Commandant of the United States Coast Guard, serving until December 1949.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/12/2020

last visited: 10/10/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonJoseph Randall Holzapple - Arlington VA

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US Air Force General. He served as the Commander-in-Chief of US Air Forces in Europe from 1969 to 1971.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/14/2020

last visited: 10/10/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonDavid Worth Bagley - Arlington VA

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Admiral U.S. Navy. His military career spanned World Wars I and II and he served in command positions the Pacific Theater of operations during World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/7/2020

last visited: 10/10/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonMatthew Alexander Henson - Arlington VA

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Explorer. He accompanied Commander Peary on all expeditions to the Arctic for 18 years, culminating when they reached the North Pole April 6, 1909.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/5/2020

last visited: 10/10/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonRobert Edwin Peary - Arlington VA

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Explorer, United States Naval Officer, Rear Admiral. He led the first expeditions to reach the geographic North Pole of Earth, reaching it in his final expedition in 1909.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/6/2020

last visited: 10/10/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonChester R. Bender - Arlington VA

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Admiral U.S. Coast Guard. 14th Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard 1970-1974. Superintendent of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy 1965-1967.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/7/2020

last visited: 10/10/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonRussell Randolph Waesche - Arlington VA

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United States Coast Guard Admiral. In 1936, Waesche was appointed the 5th Commandant of the United States Coast Guard, a post he would hold until his retirement in Jan. 1946. Admiral Waesche was the longest serving Commandant in Coast Guard history.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/2/2020

last visited: 10/9/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonHenry Harley “Hap” Arnold - Arlington VA

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General of the Air Force. One of only 9 officers to be awarded a five star general during World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/2/2020

last visited: 10/10/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonArthur Schuyler Carpender - Arlington VA

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US Navy Admiral. His military career spanned World Wars I and II and he was Commander of the Allied Naval Forces in the Southwest Pacific Area during World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/8/2020

last visited: 10/10/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonThomas Charles Hart - Arlington VA

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United States Naval Admiral, US Senator. He was promoted full Admiral in 1939, commander of the Asiatic Fleet and was the Allied Naval Commander of the American-British-Dutch-Australian Forces, during World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/13/2020

last visited: 10/10/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonFrank George Fahrion - Arlington VA

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Admiral U.S. Navy. He was commanding officer of the battleship USS North Carolina (BB-55) from 6 October 1944 to 26 January 1945. During that time they covered Fleet raids ranging from the Philippines to Iwo Jima and Okinawa.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/12/2020

last visited: 10/10/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonClyde Pangborn - Arlington, VA

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World War I aviator and 1920s barnstorming pilot Clyde “Upside-Down” Pangborn was the first to fly non-stop across the Pacific Ocean.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hykesj

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/13/2022

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Joseph “Black Jack” Pershing - Arlington VA

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United States General of the Armies. He served as the commander of the American Expeditionary Forces on the Western Front during World War I 1917-1918.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/2/2020

last visited: 10/10/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonIra Hayes - Arlington VA

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Corporal USMC World War II-Participant in the famous flag raising on Iwo Jima, Japan in February 23 1945.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/5/2020

last visited: 10/10/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonMeans Fernandis Johnston, Jr - Arlington VA

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Admiral U.S. Navy-During World War II Commanded a Naval Base in Rhode Island and Captain of a Destroyer. Commander in Chief, Allied Forces Southern Europe (NATO) 1973 to 1975.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/22/2020

last visited: 10/9/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeorge A Doersch - Arlington VA

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Colonel U.S. Air Force. He was a leading Ace. By July 1944 he had flown 78 missions before returning to the Zone of the Interior. On his second tour by February 1945 he had flown 147 combat missions earning 10.5 aerial victories

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/11/2020

last visited: 10/10/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam Shepherd Benson - Arlington VA

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Admiral U. Navy. He was the first Chief of Naval Operations, 1915-1919, a position that he held throughout World War I. The Navy ships USS Benson and USS Admiral W.S. Benson were commissioned in his honor.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/7/2020

last visited: 10/10/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam Starke Rosecrans - Arlington VA

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Civil War Union Army Major General, US Congressman, Inventor. His innovations were odorless oil, a round lamp wick, a short practical lamp chimney, and a new economical method of manufacturing soap.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/27/2020

last visited: 10/9/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonWalter Reed - Arlington VA

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Medical Pioneer. He is best remembered for finding the source of Yellow Fever. Following his death, in 1909, the Army named its premier medical research center in Washington DC for him.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/27/2020

last visited: 10/9/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonEdmund S. Muskie

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Edmund S. Muskie was Governor or Maine, served in the United States Senate and as Secretary of State.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/9/2012

last visited: 3/27/2022

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Grave of a Famous PersonFelix Budwell Stump- Arlington VA

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United States Navy Admiral. Captain of the aircraft carrier USS Lexington during World War II, participating in the battles of the Gilbert Islands, Wake Island, the Marshalls and the Marianas. In 1952 he became commander of the Pacific Fleet.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/29/2020

last visited: 10/9/2021

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Grave of a Famous PersonThomas Etholen Selfridge - Arlington VA

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Early Army Air Force flyer. Inscription on his grave marker: Killed in the service of the United States in an aerodrome accident September 17, 1908, age 26.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/28/2020

last visited: 10/9/2021

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