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Lieutenant General George E. Stratemeyer (1890 - 1969)

Lieutenant General George Edward Stratemeyer (24 November 1890 – 11 August 1969) was World War II chief of Air Staff and United States Air Force Far East Air Forces commander during the first ...

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Lieutenant General Edward "Ned" Almond (1892 - 1979)

Edward Mallory "Ned" Almond (December 12, 1892 – June 11, 1979) was a controversial United States Army general best known as the commander of the Army's X Corps during the Korean War. Earl...

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Field Marshal Sir Thomas Albert Blamey, GBE, KCB, CMG, DSO, ED MP (1884 - 1951)

Field Marshal Sir Thomas Albert Blamey, GBE, KCB, CMG, DSO, ED (24 January 1884 – 27 May 1951) was an Australian general of the First and Second World Wars, and the only Australian ever to att...

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Lieutenant General Sir Leslie James Morshead KCB, KBE, CMG, DSO, ED (1889 - 1959)

Lieutenant General Sir Leslie James Morshead KCB, KBE, CMG, DSO, ED (18 September 1889 – 26 September 1959) was an Australian soldier, teacher, businessman, and farmer, with a distinguished mi...

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General Holland "Howlin' Mad" Smith, KCB (USMC) MP (1882 - 1967)

Find a Grave Holland McTyeire "Howlin' Mad" Smith, KCB (April 20, 1882 – January 12, 1967) was a General in the United States Marine Corps during World War II. He is sometimes called the "fa...

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Major General William C. Chase (1895 - 1986)

Major General William Curtis Chase (9 March 1895–21 August 1986) was an American soldier and General in the first half of the 20th century. He is best known for his service in the South West P...

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Major General Julian Wallace Cunningham (1893 - 1972)

Major General Julian Wallace Cunningham (May 1, 1893 - August 22, 1972) was a senior officer in the United States Army. Born on May 1, 1893 at Blairsville, Pennsylvania. He was educated at George...

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Lieutenant General Ennis C. Whitehead (1895 - 1964)

Ennis Clement Whitehead (3 September 1895 – 12 October 1964) was an early United States Army aviator and a United States Army Air Forces general during World War II. Whitehead joined the U. S....

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Major General Harry Wickwire Foster, CBE, DSO (1902 - 1964)

Major General Harry Wickwire Foster, CBE, DSO, (April 2, 1902 - August 6, 1964) was a Canadian Army officer who commanded two Canadian army divisions during World War II. He served in both the Pacifi...

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Maj. General Archibald V. Arnold (1889 - 1973)

Archibald Vincent Arnold (February 24, 1889 – January 4, 1973) was an American major general during World War II. Biography He was the second in command of the 7th Infantry Division du...

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Vice Admiral Francis W. Rockwell (1886 - 1979)

) Francis Warren Rockwell (July 2, 1886 – January 2, 1979) was a Vice Admiral in the United States Navy who served from 1908 to 1948. Early life and career Rockwell was born in South W...

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Admiral Aubrey Fitch (1883 - 1978)

Aubrey Wray Fitch (June 11, 1883 – May 22, 1978) was an admiral of the United States Navy during World War II. A naval aviator, he held important aviation-related commands both at sea and on s...

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Major-General Merton Beckwith-Smith DSO MC MA (1890 - 1942)

Major-General Merton Beckwith-Smith DSO MC MA (11 July 1890 – 11 November 1942) was a British Army officer during the First and Second World Wars. Career Early career Beckwith-Smit...

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Lieutenant General Gordon Bennett CB, CMG, DSO, VD (1887 - 1962)

) Lieutenant General Henry Gordon Bennett CB, CMG, DSO, VD (16 April 1887 – 1 August 1962), Australian soldier, served in both World War I and World War II. Despite highly decorated achievemen...

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Lieutenant-General Arthur Ernest Percival, CB, DSO & Bar, OBE, MC, OStJ, DL (1887 - 1966)

Lieutenant-General Arthur Ernest Percival, CB, DSO & Bar, OBE, MC, OStJ, DL (26 December 1887 – 31 January 1966) was a British Army officer and World War I veteran. He built a successful milit...

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General Sir Richard Loudon McCreery GCB, KBE, DSO, MC (1898 - 1967)

General Sir Richard Loudon McCreery GCB, KBE, DSO, MC (1 February 1898 – 18 October 1967), was a British career soldier, who was Chief of Staff to Field Marshal Harold Alexander, 1st Earl Alex...

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Lieutenant-General Sir Noel Monson de la Poer Beresford-Peirse KBE, CB, DSO (1887 - 1953)

Lieutenant-General Sir Noel Monson de la Poer Beresford-Peirse KBE, CB, DSO (22 December 1887 – 14 January 1953) was a British Army officer. Family background Beresford-Peirse was the ...

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General Leonard T. Gerow (1888 - 1972)

Leonard Townsend Gerow (July 13, 1888 – October 12, 1972) was a United States Army general. Early life Gerow was born in Petersburg, Virginia. The name Gerow is derived from the French...

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Maj. General Charles H. Corlett (1889 - 1971)

Charles H. Corlett (July 31, 1889 – October 13, 1971), nicknamed “Cowboy Pete,” was a major general in the U.S. Army who commanded troops in both the Pacific and European Theater...

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Lieutenant General Troy Middleton (1889 - 1976)

Lieutenant General Troy Houston Middleton (12 October 1889 – 9 October 1976) was a distinguished soldier-educator who served as a corps commander in Europe during World War II and later as Pre...

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General Sir George Erskine GCB, KBE, DSO (1899 - 1965)

General Sir George Watkin Eben James Erskine GCB, KBE, DSO (23 August 1899 – 29 August 1965) was a senior British Army officer during World War II Background Erskine was the son of Maj...

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Vice Admiral Sir Stuart Bonham Carter, KCB, CVO, DSO (c.1889 - 1972)

Vice Admiral Stuart Bonham Carter (right in profile photo) with Captain Faulknor on the bridge of HMS Edinburgh, 1942 Vice Admiral Sir Stuart Sumner Bonham Carter, KCB, CVO, DSO (9 July 1889 ȁ...

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Air Chief Marshal Sir Trafford Leigh-Mallory KCB, DSO & Bar (1892 - 1944)

Air Chief Marshal Sir Trafford Leigh-Mallory KCB, DSO & Bar (11 July 1892 – 14 November 1944) was a senior commander in the Royal Air Force. Leigh-Mallory served as a Royal Flying Corps pilot ...

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Admiral Sir Louis Henry Keppel Hamilton KCB, DSO (1890 - 1957)

Rear Admiral Hamilton, second from left in profile photo, meets King George VI aboard HMS Duke of York at Scapa Flow, August 1943 Admiral Sir Louis Henry Keppel Hamilton KCB, DSO (31 December 1890 ...

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Admiral of the Fleet John Cronyn "Jack" Tovey, 1st Baron Tovey GCB, KBE, DSO, DCL (1885 - 1971)

Admiral of the Fleet John Cronyn "Jack" Tovey, 1st Baron Tovey GCB, KBE, DSO, DCL (7 March 1885 – 12 January 1971) was a Royal Navy admiral who served in both World Wars. He signed himself as ...

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Fiodor Kalenczuk (deceased)

Fiodor Kalenczuk was a Ukranian farmer in the Volhynian town of Hoszcza. He was not Jewish, yet hid the grain merchant Pessah Kranzberg, his wife, ten year old daughter and the daughter's friend in his...

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Rear Admiral Claude S. Gillette (USN) (deceased)

When Japan attacked Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, Rear Admiral Claude S. Gillette (then a Captain) was in charge of the Industrial Department at the Pearl Harbor Naval Base. One of the most experie...

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Ernest George Bevin (1881 - 1951)

The career of Ernest Bevin (1881-1951), English trade union leader and Labour politician, is often taken to symbolize the political rise of sections of the working class in 20th-century Britain. --...

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Brig. General Forrest Caraway (1909 - 1985)

Forrest Caraway was born on July 18, 1909, in Jonesboro, Craighead County, Arkansas. Like his brother, Paul, Forrest graduated from the U. S. Military Academy at West Point in 1931. From May to Novem...

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Lt. General Paul Wyatt Caraway (1905 - 1985)

Paul Wyatt Caraway (December 23, 1905 – December 13, 1985) was a United States Army Lieutenant General and the 3rd High Commissioner of the United States Civil Administration of the Ryukyu Isl...

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Harry P. Cain, U.S. Senator (1906 - 1979)

Harry Pulliam Cain (January 10, 1906 – March 3, 1979) was a United States Senator from Washington who served as a Republican from 1946 to 1953. Today, Cain is mainly remembered for his very co...

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Hanna Szenes MP (1921 - 1944)

איך ליצור ולהרוס גיבורה לאומ...

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Anne Frank MP (1929 - 1945)

Anne Frank , Author, Holocaust Victim, named in Time Magazine's icons of the 20th century on their list The Most Important People of the Century. Anne Frank was born in 1929 in Frankfurt am Main in G...

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Gustaf Mannerheim MP (1867 - 1951)

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Colonel Alden Partridge Colvocoresses (1918 - 2007)

Colonel Alden Partridge Colvocoresses (1918-March 27, 2007), USA (Ret.), developed in 1973 - 1979 the Space-oblique Mercator projection with John Parr Snyder and John L. Junkins. Colvocoresses was th...

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William Colby, Director of Central Intelligence (1920 - 1996)

William Egan Colby (January 4, 1920 – April 27, 1996) spent a career in intelligence for the United States, culminating in holding the post of Director of Central Intelligence (DCI) from Septe...

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Ben Bradlee MP (1921 - 2014)

Benjamin Crowninshield Bradlee (born August 26, 1921) is a vice president at-large of The Washington Post. As executive editor of the Post from 1968 to 1991, he became a national figure during the pr...

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Paul Tibbets Jr. USAF MP (1915 - 2002)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Paul Warfield Tibbets Born February 23, 1915 Quincy, Illinois Died November 1, 2007 (aged 92) Columbus, Ohio Allegiance United States of America Serv...

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John Mitchell, U.S. Attorney General (1913 - 1988)

John Newton Mitchell (September 15, 1913 – November 9, 1988) was the Attorney General of the United States from 1969 to 1972 under President Richard Nixon. Prior to that, he was a noted New Yo...

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Dan Rowan (1922 - 1987)

Daniel Hale "Dan" Rowan (July 22, 1922 - September 22, 1987) was an American comedian. He was featured in the television show Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In, where he played straight man to Dick Martin. ...

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Pierre-Paul Schweitzer (1912 - 1994)

Pierre-Paul Schweitzer was the International Monetary Fund (IMF)'s fourth Managing Director and Chairman of the Executive Board, serving from 1963 to 1973. Early life and education He was bor...

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Vermont C. Royster (1914 - 1996)

Vermont Connecticut Royster (April 30, 1914 - July 22, 1996) was the editor of the editorial page of the The Wall Street Journal from 1958 to 1971. He was honored with the Presidential Medal of Freed...

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Elbert Tuttle, U.S. Federal judge (1897 - 1996)

Elbert Parr Tuttle (July 17, 1897 – June 23, 1996), one of the "Fifth Circuit Four", and a liberal Republican from Georgia, was chief judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth ...

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Caspar Weinberger, U.S. Secretary of Defense and Health, Education, and Welfare (1917 - 2006)

Caspar Willard "Cap" Weinberger (August 18, 1917 – March 28, 2006), was an American politician and businessman. He served in a variety of prominent state and federal positions for three decade...

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Arthur Hugh Bunker (1895 - 1964)

Arthur Hugh Bunker (July 29, 1895-May 19, 1964), was also a noted businessman, chairman of the executive committee of the War Production Board (1941-1945) during World War II, and president and then bo...

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John Ford (1894 - 1973)

) John Ford (February 1, 1894 – August 31, 1973) was an American film director. He was famous for both his westerns such as Stagecoach, The Searchers, and The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, and...

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Winthrop Aldrich Rockefeller MP (1912 - 1973)

Winthrop Rockefeller (May 1, 1912 – February 22, 1973) was a politician and philanthropist who served as the first Republican Governor of Arkansas since Reconstruction. He was a third-generati...

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John Maynard Keynes, 1st Baron Keynes MP (1883 - 1946)

John Maynard Keynes, 1st Baron Keynes, CB (pronounced /ˈkeɪnz/ KAYN-z; 5 June 1883 – 21 April 1946) was a British economist whose ideas have profoundly affected the theory and prac...

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General Harold K. Johnson, Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army (1912 - 1983)

Harold Keith "Johnny" Johnson (February 22, 1912 – September 24, 1983) was a United States General. He served as the Chief of Staff of the United States Army from 1964 to 1968. Early caree...

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Air Vice-Marshal Charles Hubert Boulby Blount, CB, OBE, MC (1893 - 1940)

on the right in profile photo Air Vice-Marshal Charles Hubert Boulby Blount CB OBE MC (26 October 1893 – 23 October 1940) was an English soldier, airman and first-class cricketer. Family...

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General William Westmoreland (1914 - 2005)

William Childs Westmoreland (March 26, 1914 – July 18, 2005) was a United States Army General, who commanded US military operations in the Vietnam War at its peak (1964–68), during the ...

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Admiral U. S. Grant Sharp, Jr. (1906 - 2001)

. Ulysses Simpson Grant Sharp, Jr. (April 2, 1906 – December 12, 2001) was a United States Navy four star admiral who served as Commander in Chief, United States Pacific Fleet (CINCPACFLT) fro...

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John Connally, Governor, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury (1917 - 1993)

John Bowden Connally, Jr. (February 27, 1917 – June 15, 1993), was an influential American politician, serving as the 39th governor of Texas, Secretary of the Navy under President John F. Kenn...

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Admirall George W. Anderson, Jr., Chief of Naval Operations (1906 - 1992)

. George Whelan Anderson, Jr. (December 15, 1906 – March 20, 1992) was an Admiral in the United States Navy. He served as the Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) between 1961 and 1963, and was in ...

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General Creighton W. Abrams (1914 - 1974)

Creighton Williams Abrams Jr. (September 15, 1914 – September 4, 1974) was a general in the United States Army who commanded military operations in the Vietnam War from 1968–72 which sa...

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General Maxwell D. Taylor, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1901 - 1987)

General Maxwell Davenport "Max" Taylor (August 26, 1901 – April 19, 1987) was an United States Army four star general and diplomat of the mid-20th century, who served as the fifth Chairman of ...

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John D. Murchison, Sr. (1921 - 1979)

on the right in profile photo ------------------------------------------------------------------------- John D. Murchison Sr., the eldest son of Clint Sr., attended Hotchkiss and then Yale, leaving...

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Robert McNamara, U.S. Secretary of Defense MP (1916 - 2009)

Robert Strange McNamara (June 9, 1916 – July 6, 2009) was an American business executive and the eighth Secretary of Defense, serving under Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson fro...

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Ancel Benjamin Keys (1904 - 2004)

Ancel Benjamin Keys (January 26, 1904 – November 20, 2004) was an American scientist who studied the influence of diet on health. In particular, he hypothesized that different kinds of dietary...

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Admiral Harry D. Felt (1902 - 1992)

Admiral Harry Donald Felt (June 21, 1902 – February 25, 1992) was an aviator in the United States Navy who led U.S. carrier strikes during World War II and later served as commander in chief o...

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Douglas MacArthur II, U.S. Ambassador (1909 - 1997)

Douglas MacArthur II (July 5, 1909 – November 15, 1997) was an American diplomat. MacArthur was the son of Captain Arthur MacArthur III and Mary McCalla MacArthur, and was named for his un...

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Lt. General Elwood Richard "Pete" Quesada, CB, CBE (1904 - 1993)

Elwood Richard "Pete" Quesada, CB, CBE (April 13, 1904 – February 9, 1993) was a United States Air Force General, FAA administrator, and, later, a club owner in Major League Baseball. Ea...

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Capt. Henry Ware Putnam (1906 - 1945)

Tombstone Inscription: Pilot, U.S. Army Air Force. Killed in action over Japan. Through dust of conflict and through battle flame, tranquil you lie, your knightly virtue proved, your memory hallowed ...

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Admiral John S. Thach (1905 - 1981)

John Smith "Jimmy" Thach (April 19, 1905 – April 15, 1981) was a World War II naval aviator, air combat tactician, and United States Navy admiral. Thach developed the Thach Weave, a combat fli...

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Admiral James L. Holloway, Jr (1898 - 1984)

. Admiral James Lemuel Holloway, Jr. (June 20, 1898-January 11, 1984) was a four-star admiral in the United States Navy who served as superintendent of the United States Naval Academy from 1947ȁ...

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Major Henry Talmage Elrod USMC MP (1905 - 1941)

Find a Grave From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Henry Talmage "Hammerin' Hank" Elrod (September 27, 1905–December 23, 1941) was a Marine Corps aviator. He was the first aviator to receive...

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General Thomas D. White, Chief of Staff of the U.S. Air Force (1901 - 1965)

General Thomas Dresser White (August 6, 1901 – December 22, 1965) was the fourth Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force. White was born in Walker, Minnesota, in 1901. Upon graduatio...

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Edward R. Murrow MP (1908 - 1965)

Edward Roscoe Murrow, KBE (born Egbert Roscoe Murrow April 25, 1908 – April 27, 1965) was an American broadcast journalist. He first came to prominence with a series of radio news broadcasts...

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Orval Faubus, Governor MP (1910 - 1994)

Orval Eugene Faubus (January 7, 1910 — December 14, 1994) was the 36th Governor of Arkansas, serving from 1955 to 1967. He is best known for his 1957 stand against the desegregation of Little ...

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Rear Admiral Winfield Scott Cunningham MP (1900 - 1986)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Winfield Scott Cunningham Captain Winfield S. Cunningham, USN Born February 16, 1900 Rockbridge, Richland County, Wisconsin Died March 3, 1986 (aged 86) ...

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Brig. Gen. James Patrick Sinnott Devereux USMC MP (1903 - 1988)

James Patrick Sinnott Devereux. James P.S. Devereux Birth name James Patrick Sinnott Devereux Born February 20, 1903 Cabana, Cuba Died August 5, 1988 (aged 85) Baltimore, Maryland Pl...

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General Bernard Adolph Schriever (1910 - 2005)

General Bernard Adolph Schriever (September 14, 1910 – June 20, 2005), also known as Bennie Schriever, was a United States Air Force general. He was born in Bremen, Germany, and after immigr...

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Lt. General George Brett (1886 - 1963)

) George Howard Brett (7 February 1886 – 2 December 1963) was a United States Army Air Forces General during World War II. An Early Bird of Aviation, Brett served as a staff officer in World W...

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Leo Hoegh, Governor (1908 - 2000)

Leo Arthur Hoegh (pronounced "hoyg") (March 30, 1908– July 15, 2000) was a decorated U.S. Army officer, lawyer and politician who was the 33rd Governor of Iowa from 1955 to 1957. His recor...

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Admiral Arleigh '31-knot' Burke, Chief of Naval Operations (1901 - 1996)

Admiral Arleigh Albert '31-knot' Burke (October 19, 1901 – January 1, 1996) was an admiral of the United States Navy who distinguished himself during World War II and the Korean War, and who s...

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General Alfred Gruenther (1899 - 1983)

Alfred Maximilian Gruenther (March 3, 1899-May 30, 1983) was the youngest World War II Major General and after the war, as a four-star General, served as the Supreme Allied Commander (SACEUR) in Euro...

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Marshal Georgy Konstantinovich Zhukov MP (1896 - 1974)

Georgy Zhukov - Гео́ргий Жу́ков Marshal of the Soviet Union Georgy Konstantinovich Zhukov (Russian: &...

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George N. Craig, Governor (1909 - 1992)

George North Craig (August 6, 1909-December 17, 1992) was the 39th Governor of the U.S. state of Indiana from 1953 until 1957. A lawyer and veteran of World War II who was promoted to serve in a divi...

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Vice Admiral Charles A. Lockwood (1890 - 1967)

Charles Andrews Lockwood (6 May 1890–7 June 1967) was an admiral of the United States Navy. He is known in submarine history as the legendary commander of Submarine Force Pacific Fleet during ...

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Admiral Arthur S. Carpender (1884 - 1960)

Arthur Schuyler Carpender (24 October 1884 – 10 January 1960) was an American admiral who commanded the Allied Naval Forces in the Southwest Pacific Area during World War II. A 1908 gradua...

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Admiral Alfred M. Pride (1897 - 1988)

Alfred Melville Pride (September 10, 1897 – December 24, 1988) was a United States Navy admiral and pioneer Naval aviator, who distinguished himself during World War II as an aircraft-carrier ...

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General Merrill B. Twining (USMC) (1902 - 1996)

General Merrill Barber Twining (November 28, 1902 - May 11, 1996) was a United States Marine Corps general who received a "tombstone promotion" to four star general upon retirement. He was the brothe...

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General Nathan F. Twining, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1897 - 1982)

Nathan Farragut Twining, KBE (pronounced /ˈtwaɪnɪŋ/ TWY-ning; October 11, 1897 - March 29, 1982) was a United States Air Force General, born in Monroe, Wisconsin. He was C...

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Robert Helyer Thayer (1901 - 1984)

Robert Helyer Thayer (22 September 1901 – 26 January 1984) was an American lawyer, naval officer and diplomat. Contents Early life Thayer was born in Southborough, Massachusetts, the ...

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G. Mennen "Soapy" Williams, Governor (1911 - 1988)

Gerhard Mennen "Soapy" Williams, (February 23, 1911 – February 2, 1988), was a politician from the US state of Michigan. An heir to a personal grooming products fortune, he was known as "Soapy...

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Rear Admiral Merrill Kinsell Clementson (1910 - 1979)

Merrill Kinsell Clementson was a U.S. submarine commander during World War II.

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Commodore Harry Manning (1897 - 1974)

When Harry Manning took the helm of the S.S.United States on it’s maiden voyage, the US had developed a reputation as a country with a first rate Navy and a third rate passenger fleet. Manning...

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Clarence Decatur Howe (1886 - 1960)

Clarence Decatur Howe, PC (15 January 1886 – 31 December 1960), generally known as C. D. Howe, was a powerful Canadian Cabinet minister of the Liberal Party. Howe served in the governments of ...

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Lt. General William H. Tunner (1906 - 1983)

William Henry Tunner (July 14, 1906 - April 6, 1983) was a general officer in the United States Air Force and its predecessor, the United States Army Air Forces. Tunner was known for his expertise in...

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Dorothy Frances Buxton (1888 - 1963)

Dorothy Frances Buxton, née Jebb (3 March 1881 - 8 April 1963) was an English humanitarian, social activist and commentator on Germany. Life Dorothy Frances Jebb was born 3 March 1881 ...

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Alan John Ross (1922 - 2001)

Alan John Ross, (6 May 1922 – 14 February 2001), was a British poet, writer and editor. He was born in Calcutta, India, where he spent the first seven years of his life. When he was sent to be...

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Lt. General Hobart R. Gay (1894 - 1983)

Lieutenant General Hobart Raymond Gay (May 16, 1894, Rockport, Illinois – August 19, 1983, El Paso, Texas), nicknamed "Hap", was a United States Army general. Early military career He ...

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General Oliver P. Smith (USMC) (1893 - 1977)

Oliver Prince Smith (October 26, 1893 – December 25, 1977) was a General in the United States Marine Corps and a highly decorated combat veteran of World War II and the Korean War. He is most ...

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Admiral Arthur W. Radford, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1896 - 1973)

Click here to view the rich history of Arthur William Radford at Wikipedia. Click here to view the video of the sinking of the USS Arthur W. Radford, DD-968 in the Atlantic off the coast of Philadelp...

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Lt. General Edward A. Craig (USMC) (1896 - 1994)

Edward A. Craig (November 22, 1896 — December 11, 1994) was a commissioned officer in the United States Marine Corps, and a decorated combat veteran of World War II and the Korean War who even...

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General Walton Harris (1889 - 1950)

Walton Harris Walker (December 3, 1889 – December 23, 1950) was an American army officer and the first commander of the U.S. Eighth Army during the Korean War. Biography Walker was bor...

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Edward "Eddie" Rickenbacker (1890 - 1973)

With 26 aerial victories, Eddie Rickenbacker survived the war as America's "Ace of Aces." The former race car driver's 7 awards of the Distinguished Service Cross (an eighth was upgraded to the Medal o...

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Admiral Forrest Sherman, Chief of Naval Operations (1896 - 1951)

Forrest Percival Sherman (30 October 1896 – 22 July 1951) was an admiral in the United States Navy and the youngest man to serve as Chief of Naval Operations until Admiral Elmo Zumwalt became ...

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General James Van Fleet (1892 - 1992)

James Alward Van Fleet (March 19, 1892 – September 23, 1992) was a U.S. Army officer during World War I, World War II and the Korean War. Van Fleet was a native of New Jersey, who was raised i...

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Drew Pearson MP (1897 - 1969)

) Andrew Russell Pearson (December 13, 1897 – September 1, 1969), known professionally as Drew Pearson, was one of the best-known American columnists of his day, noted for his yellow press jou...

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