Lt. Gen. Field Harris, USMC, 1895-1967
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N 38° 03.209 W 084° 39.237
16S E 705841 N 4214347
Quick Description: A historical marker at Piscah Church noting the contributions of Lt. Gen. Field Harris and his miliary forebearers.
Location: Kentucky, United States
Date Posted: 11/4/2010 6:24:48 PM
Waymark Code: WMA26T
Views: 6

Long Description:
Commanding general of US Marine Air Wing at invasion of Guadalcanal, 1942, WW II; and Korea, 1950. US Naval Academy, 1917; WW I. A courageous and inspiring leader. Harris' 21 combat decorations included army and navy Distinguished Service Medals, Legion of Merit with 3 Gold Stars, Order of British Empire. Buried in Pisgah Cemetery.
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Type of memorial: Plaque

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