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Grave of a Famous PersonRobert Lee Bullard - West Point NY

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United States Army General. During World War I, he was given command of the 1st Infantry Division, known as the "Big Red One". He led the division in the capture of Cantigny, which was the first independent American action of the war.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: New York

date approved: 7/21/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonMerch Bradt Stewart - West Point NY

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Major General U.S. Army. Often called M. B. Stewart was a writer, educator, and career United States Army officer who became superintendent of the United States Military Academy.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: New York

date approved: 7/21/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonHerbert Norman Schwarzkopf - West Point, NY

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First Superintendent of the New Jersey State Police and father of General H. Norman Schwarzkopf, Jr.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: New York

date approved: 8/30/2009

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeneral James Gavin - West Point, New York

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General Gavin was as West Point Graduate who served with distinction during World War II and Developed military tactics used in both WWII and Vietnam.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: New York

date approved: 9/28/2009

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonEarl Henry "Red" Blaik - West Point, New York

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Famous Army football coach buried at the West Point Cemetery at the United States Military Academy at West Point.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: New York

date approved: 8/9/2008

last visited: 8/5/2009

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Grave of a Famous PersonHenry Leon Hogan, III - West Point NY

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Major General Henry Leon Hogan III was director of information, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force. He was president of his class of 1943 at the U.S. Military Academy. During WW II, he served as a B-17 aircraft pilot.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: New York

date approved: 7/21/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonArthur Sylvester “Art” Collins, Jr. - West Point NY

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Lt. General U.S. Army. In 1965, he took command of the 4th Infantry Division at Fort Lewis in Washington State. He trained the division and then took it to Vietnam in 1966.

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location: New York

date approved: 7/21/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonGarrison Holt Davidson - West Point NY

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US Army General. He served as the head coach of US Military Academy at West Point, New York from 1933 through 1937 and was the Superintendent of the Academy from 1956 to 1960.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: New York

date approved: 7/21/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeneral William Childs Westmoreland

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General William Westmoreland was the United States Military Commander in Vietnam from 1964 through 1968.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: New York

date approved: 8/18/2010

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeorge Washington Goethals - West Point NY

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United States Army Major General. He is most remembered as being the Chief Engineer in the construction of the Panama Canal, considered one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World, and Governor of the Canal Zone.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: New York

date approved: 7/22/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonEdward Higgins White, II - West Point, New York

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Grave of American astronaut and first American to walk in space.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: New York

date approved: 8/9/2008

last visited: 8/5/2009

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeneral Lucius Clay

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General Lucius Clay was best known as “The Father of the Berlin Airlift” during World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: New York

date approved: 7/13/2010

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeneral John Biddle - West Point, New York

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General Biddle served as Superintendent of the United States Military Academy from 1916 – 1917

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: New York

date approved: 9/28/2009

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeorge Lewis Gillespie

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General Gillespie was awarded the Medal of Honor during the Civil War at the Battle of Cold Harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: New York

date approved: 8/25/2009

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Taliaferro Thompson - West Point NY

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U.S. Army Brigadier General, Inventor of the Thompson Submachine Gun. Thompson became a small arms specialist and was instrumental in developing the .45 caliber rimless cartridge for use with automatic weapons and eventually for use with the Colt Model 1911 .45 Automatic handgun.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: New York

date approved: 7/21/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Milton Brannan - West Point, New York

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General John Brannan was active during the Civil War, seeing action in Tennessee and Georgia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: New York

date approved: 9/30/2009

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonHarry Griffith Cramer, Jr.

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Captain Harry Cramer was the first military casualty of the Vietnam War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: New York

date approved: 8/15/2009

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonFrederick Dent Grant

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The oldest son of President Ulysses S. Grant

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: New York

date approved: 8/24/2009

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeneral John Buford - West Point, New York

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General John Buford was one of the Civil War's best known cavalry commanders seeing action at Gettysburg and Second Bull Run.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: New York

date approved: 9/29/2009

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonEgbert Ludovicus Viele - West Point, New York

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Grave located in the West Point Cemetery of the designer/engineer of Prospect Park and Central Park in New York City.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: New York

date approved: 8/9/2008

last visited: 8/5/2009

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Grave of a Famous PersonThomas Howard Ruger - West Point NY

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Civil War Union Major General. He would rise to the rank of Major General and serve as Superintendent of West Point from 1871 to 1876. From 1876 to 1878 he served as commander of the Department of the South.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: New York

date approved: 7/21/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonSylvanus Thayer - West Point NY

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United States Army Brevet Brigadier General. he was a career military officer known as the "Father of West Point". In 1807, he entered the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: New York

date approved: 7/21/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonDaniel Adams Butterfield

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General Daniel Butterfield is widely credited with composing the famous bugle call “Taps.”

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: New York

date approved: 8/14/2009

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonWinfield Mason Scott - West Point NY

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United States Army General. The foremost American military figure of the first half of the 19th Century, his career spanned from 1808 to the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: New York

date approved: 7/21/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonRobert Anderson - West Point NY

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Civil War Union Brigadier General. He was a long-time career United States Army officer who is best remembered in history as being in command of Fort Sumter, Charleston, South Carolina when Confederates bombarded it on April 12, 1861, starting the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: New York

date approved: 7/21/2020

last visited: never

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