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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Henry Towers - Arlington VA

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He was a highly decorated United States Navy four star Admiral and pioneer naval aviator. He made important contributions to the technical and organizational development of naval aviation from its beginnings.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/30/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonCharles Pelot Summerall - Arlington VA

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United States Army General. During World War I he commanded the 1st Division, and the V Corps in the Cantigny, Soissons, St. Mihiel, and Meuse-Argonne operations. Served as the Chief of Staff of the United States Army from 1926 to 1930.

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 PersonThomas Patrick Gerrity - Arlington VA

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US Air Force General. He was the former commander of the Air Force Logistics Command (now Air Force Materiel Command), headquartered at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

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 PersonHoyt Sanford Vandenberg - Arlington VA

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United States Air Force General. On April 30, 1948, General Vandenberg became chief of staff of the Air Force. Vandenberg Air Force Base, near Lompoc, California, has been named in his honor.

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 PersonSir John Greer Dill - Arlington VA

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British Army Field Marshal. He was a British Commander in World War I and World War II and served as Chief of the Imperial General Staff from May 1940 to December of 1941.

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 PersonRichard Evelyn Byrd

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Admiral Richard E. Byrd was awarded the Medal of Honor for the courage he displayed in making the first flight over the North Pole in 1926.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/22/2011

last visited: 5/23/2016

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Grave of a Famous PersonThomas Cassin Kinkaid - Arlington VA

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Admiral US Navy. He built a reputation as a "fighting admiral" in the aircraft carrier battles of 1942 and commanded the Allied forces in the Aleutian Islands Campaign. He was Commander Allied Naval Forces and the Seventh Fleet.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/17/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam H. Rehnquist

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William H. Rehnquist served as the 16th Chief Justice of the United States for 19-years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/8/2011

last visited: 7/11/2016

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Grave of a Famous PersonLouis Rodolph DeSteiguer - Arlington VA

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United States Navy Admiral. He graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1885 and commanded the Arkansas in German waters with British Grand Fleet during World War I. He was the Commander-in Chief of the Battle Force in 1927. Before retiring in 1932 he commanded the Third Naval District

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location: Virginia

date approved: 6/11/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonCharles Pearre Cabell - Arlington VA

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General U.S. Air Force. . He was promoted to the rank of general on 11 July 1958 and had served almost 37 years of military service in the Army and Air Force.

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 PersonWalter Thomas Kerwin, Jr. - Arlington VA

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US Army General. During World War II, he fought in North Africa, France and coordinated the massed artillery barrage that helped Allied forces make a successful landing at Anzio during the Italian Campaign of 1944.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/16/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonMichael Joseph Mansfield

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Senator Mike Mansfield is the longest serving Majority Leader in the history of the United States Senate; serving from 1961-1977.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/22/2011

last visited: 11/27/2014

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Wingate Weeks - Arlington VA

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US Senator, US Congressman, Presidential Cabinet Secretary. An 1881 graduate of the US Naval Academy, he served as a midshipman from 1881 to 1883 before starting careers in civil engineering and finance.

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 PersonTimothy Francis O'Keefe - Arlington VA

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US Air Force General. A veteran of World War II and the Korean War, he rose in rank to become the Commander of the 7th Air Force in the Pacific Theater.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/22/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonAllen Hal Turnage - Arlington VA

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US Marine Corps General. His military career spanned World Wars I and II. in September 1943 he became the Commanding General in the Guadalcanal Campaign, codenamed Operation Watchtower. He then led the Division in the landing at Empress Augusta Bay at Bougainville, New Guinea in November 1943, and in the recapture of Guam in July and August 1944.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/1/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonKeith B. McCutcheon - Arlington VA

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US Marine Corps General. A highly decorated Marine Corps aviator serving in World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War. He rose in rank to become Commanding General of the 3rd Marine Amphibious Force in Vietnam.

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 PersonWarren Earl Burger

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Warren Burger was the 15th Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/8/2011

last visited: 7/11/2016

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeorge Barnett - Arlington VA

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General United States Marine Corps. He was the 12th Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps and a pioneer of amphibious warfare during American involvement in World War I.

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 PersonGeneral Daniel "Chappie" James

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General Daniel “Chappie” James was another of the famous Tuskegee Airmen, and was the first Black American to rise to the rank of 4-Star General.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/28/2011

last visited: 9/16/2012

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Grave of a Famous PersonWalter Krueger - Arlington VA

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United States Army General. He had been selected to command the allied invasion forces during the Invasion of Japan in November 1945, had World War II lasted that long.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/18/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonHarry Andrew Blackmun

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Harry A. Blackmun served as an associate justice on the United States Supreme Court for 23-years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/8/2011

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam Joseph Brennan

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William Brennan was an Associate Justice on the United States Supreme Court for more than 33-Years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/8/2011

last visited: 7/11/2016

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Grave of a Famous PersonPotter Stewart

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Potter Stewart served as and Associate Justice on the United States Supreme Court for 23-Years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/13/2011

last visited: 7/11/2016

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Grave of a Famous PersonThurgood Marshall

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Thurgood Marshall served as an Associate Justice on the United States Supreme Court for 24-years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/13/2011

last visited: 7/30/2017

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Lesslie Hall, Jr - Arlington VA

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US Navy Admiral. He was nicknamed "Viking of Assault," by Supreme Allied Commander General Dwight D. Eisenhower for his superb leadership of the 11th Amphibious Force at Omaha Beach during the Allied Normandy invasion in World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/13/2020

last visited: never

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