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Grave of a Famous PersonThomas Troy Handy - Arlington VA

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US Army General. A veteran of World Wars I and II, he rose in rank to become the Commander-in-Chief of US Army Europe/Commander, Central Army Group and Deputy Commander-in-Chief of US European Command.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/13/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonHarold Raynsford Stark - Arlington VA

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United States Navy Admiral. He was Chief of Naval Operations from August 1, 1939 until March 26, 1942. After serving as Chief of Naval Operations he become Commander, United States Forces in Europe and Commander, Twelfth Fleet until his retirement.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/28/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonArthur William Radford - Arlington VA

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United States Navy Admiral. Chairman Joint Chief of Staff from August 15, 1953 to August 15, 1957. He was a combat commander in the Pacific during World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/24/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonThomas Sarsfield Power - Arlington VA

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US Air Force General. He was the commander of the US Air Force's Strategic Command at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska from 1957 to 1964.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/24/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonRichard Gary Colbert - Arlington VA

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US Navy Admiral. He served as President of the Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island from 1968 to 1971, and as commander in chief of all NATO forces in southern Europe from 1972 to 1973.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/8/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonPresident William H. Taft - Arlington, VA

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One of two United States presidents buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: Virginia

date approved: 10/31/2009

last visited: 10/17/2016

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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: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonIra Clarence Eaker - Arlington VA

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US Air Force General, Aviation Pioneer. He is remembered as the World War II chief architect of a strategic bombing force that ultimately numbered forty groups of 60 heavy bombers each, and supported by a subordinate fighter command of 1,500 aircraft, most of which was in place by the beginning of 1944.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/12/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn William Pauly - Arlington VA

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US Air Force General. He was the commander of the Allied Air Forces Central Europe and Commander-in-Chief of the United States Air Forces in Europe, headquartered at Ramstein Air Base, Germany from August 1978 until July 1980.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/24/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonRussell Elliott Dougherty - Arlington VA

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US Air Force General. He served as Commander-in-Chief of Strategic Air Command (now defunct) at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska from August 1974 until October 1977.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/11/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonLucius Dubignon Clay, Jr - Arlington VA

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United States Air Force General. He was the four-star United States Air Force general who directed the Air Force combat operations during the Vietnam War and in 1973 named the chief of the North American Air Defense Command and the United States Air Aerospace Defense Command. He was responsible for the air defense of the North American continent.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/8/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonCary Travers Grayson - Arlington VA

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US Navy Rear Admiral. Personal physician to Presidents Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and Woodrow Wilson. Chairman of the American Red Cross in 1935

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/13/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonAlbert Coady Wedemeyer - Arlington VA

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United States Army General. In 1943, he was assigned Major General Chief of Staff for Lord Mountbatten, the British Admiral. He was presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Ronald Reagan in 1985.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/2/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonRobert Dale Russ - Arlington VA

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US Air Force General. A decorated combat pilot of the Vietnam War, he rose in rank to become the Commander-in-Chief of Tactical Air Command (now Air Combat Command) and was considered the father of the F-15E Strike Eagle fighter aircraft, a bomb-carrying version of the F-15 Eagle air-to-air fighter.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/27/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonRobert Porter Patterson - Arlington VA

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Secretary of War 1945-47, Under Secretary of War 1940-1945 where he was instrumental in the mobilization of the armed forces preparatory to and during World War II. Major in World War I.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/24/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonRichard Stanislaus Edwards - Arlington VA

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United States Navy Admiral. During World War II he was Deputy Commander-In-Chief of the United States Fleet and Deputy Chief of Naval Operations. He commanded the Western Sea Frontier and the Pacific Reserve Fleet from 1945 until he retired in 1947.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/13/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonGen Peyton Conway March - Arlington VA

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General U.S. Army. Army Chief of Staff 1918. He presided over the buildup of American forces in World War I. He also supervised the demobilization at war's end. After his death at age 90, he was eulogized in the House of Representatives.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/19/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonCaspar Weinberger

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Caspar Weinberger served as the 15th Secretary of Defense during the administration of President Ronald Reagan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/22/2012

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonHugo Lafayette Black - Arlington VA

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United States Supreme Court Associate Justice, US Senator, Captain HQ 81 Field Artillery, 8th Division World War I.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/5/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonForrest Percival Sherman - Arlington VA

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United States Navy Admiral. He was Chief of Naval Operations from November 2,1949 until his death on July 22,1951. In WWII he was the Captain of the aircraft carrier Wasp. The Wasp saw action in Guadalcanal Campaign and was sunk in September 1942.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/28/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonMichael Strank - Arlington VA

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World War II United States Marine. He was one of the five Marines and one Sailor to be photographed raising the second United States flag on Mount Suribachi during the February-March 1945 Battle for Iwo Jima island.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/6/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam Fulton McKee - Arlington VA

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US Air Force General. On April 1, 1961 he became the commander in chief of Air Force Logistics Command (now Air Force Materiel Command). In July 1962, he became vice chief of staff for the Air Force.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/19/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonFelix Michael Rogers - Arlington VA

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US Air Force General. A fighter ace in the European Theater during World War II, he was a highly decorated military officer who went on to become the Commander-in-Chief of Air Force Logistics Command (now Air Force Material Command) at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/27/2020

last visited: never

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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: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJames Forrestal

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James Forrestal served as Secretary of the Navy and was appointed the first Secretary of Defense by President Harry Truman.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/22/2012

last visited: never

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