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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: 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 PersonRoscoe Robinson, Jr - Arlington VA

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US Army General. A highly decorated Vietnam War veteran, he rose in rank to become the Commanding General of the 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg, North Carolina and was the first African American to command that Division and become a 4-star general in the US Army.

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 PersonMatthew Bunker Ridgway - Arlington VA

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United States Army General. The Army Chief of Staff after leading U.S. forces in Normandy and United Nations troops in Korea.

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 PersonJames Otto Richardson - Arlington VA

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United States Navy Admiral; Commander in Chief of the United States Pacific Fleet, 1940-1941.

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 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: 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 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 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 PersonJohn Dale Price - Arlington VA

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Admiral U.S. Navy-In July 1945 in Okinawa, he planned and directed the flights of his command over extensive enemy-controlled sea lands and vital enemy-held areas dangerously close to the Japanese Homeland.

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 PersonJames Hilliard Polk - Arlington VA

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General U.S. Army- In World War II commanded the 3rd Cavalry Group, the unit known as "Task Force Polk" and spearheaded many advances by General Walton Walker's XX Corps; part of General George Patton's Third Army.

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 PersonJames McHenry Irish-Born Founding Father - Baltimore MD

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In 1787, McHenry signed the U.S. Constitution as a member of the Continental Congress from Maryland. He served as Secretary of War under presidents Washington and Adams, remaining a staunch Federalist until his death in 1816.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 6/24/2020

last visited: 8/1/2010

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Grave of a Famous PersonSamuel Smith - Baltimore MD

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Samuel Smith, Lt. Col. U.S. Army American Revolution, Maj. Gen. U.S. Army War of 1812. A hero in two wars, Smith spent 40 years as a U.S. Congressman and Senator.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 6/24/2020

last visited: 10/24/2020

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Stricker - Baltimore MD

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The Battle of Baltimore, the heroic stand against British forces in September 1814, has long ranked among Baltimore's greatest achievements. Among the battle's many heroes was a 55-year-old Revolutionary War veteran of German descent named John Stricker.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 6/24/2020

last visited: 10/24/2020

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Grave of a Famous PersonEdgar Allan Poe - Baltimore MD

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Author, Poet. Most remembered for his influence on other writers and poets through his imaginative use of literary style and for his near flawless use of rhythm and sound in his poetry.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 6/24/2020

last visited: 8/1/2010

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Grave of a Famous PersonJ. Mich(a)el Flamming - St. Donatus Church Cemetery - St. Donatus, Iowa

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J. Mich(a)el Flamming, an early priest and builder of the famed St. Donatus Way of the Cross, is buries in the St. Donatus Church Cemetery - located at 97 East 1st Street in St. Donatus, Iowa.

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location: Iowa

date approved: 6/22/2020

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 PersonCharles Day Palmer, Jr - Arlington VA

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US Army General. A veteran of World War II and the Korean War, he rose in rank to become the Deputy Commander-in-Chief of US European Command.

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 PersonWilliston Birkhimer Palmer - Arlington VA

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US Army General. A veteran of World War II and the Korean War, he rose in rank to become the Vice Chief of Staff US Army, the Deputy Commander-in-Chief US European Command, and the Defense Department's first Director of Military Assistance.

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 PersonAndrew Pick O'Meara - Arlington VA

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US Army General. A combat veteran of World War II and the Korean War, he rose in rank to become Commander-in-Chief of US Southern Command and US Army Europe/Commander, Central Army Group.

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 PersonLauris Norstad - Arlington VA

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US Air Force General. He was the Supreme Allied Commander in Europe from 1956 until 1963.

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 PersonJohn L. Sullivan - Roslindale, MA

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Professional Boxer. He was the First Heavyweight Champion of the World, holding the title from 1882 to 1892. He was the first world heavyweight champion to wear gloves, as required under the Marquess of Queensbury rules, and boxing's first ever superstar,

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/22/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJoseph Patrick Kennedy, Sr. - Brookline MA

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Businessman, U.S. Political Figure. Best known as Patriarch of the Kennedy Family and the father of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States. Ambassador to Great Britain, the first Irish Catholic ever to hold the post.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/22/2020

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonAl Hirt - New Orleans LA

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Jazz Musician. He is considered a trumpet playing legend by musicians around the world. He was a Grammy winner and is in the International Jazz Hall of Fame.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Louisiana

date approved: 6/22/2020

last visited: never

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