Lewie G. Merritt
Lewie Griffith Merritt (nicknamed "Griff") (June 26, 1897 – March 24, 1974) was a major general and early aviator in the United States Marine Corps. Merritt served over 30 years in the Marine Corps, ...
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William W. Ashurst
William Wallace Ashurst (October 30, 1893 - February 18, 1952) was a Brigadier General in the United States Marine Corps, who served as a last commander of the North China Marine Detachment. He was ca...
LeRoy P. Hunt
General LeRoy Philip Hunt (March 17, 1892 - February 8, 1968) was a United States Marine Corps general who commanded the 2nd Marine Division at the end of World War II.
Hunt was born in 1892 in Ne...
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Ross E. Rowell
Ross Erastus Rowell (22 September 1884 - 6 September 1947) was a highly decorated United States Marine Corps aviator who achieved the rank of lieutenant general by the end of his 40 years of service. ...
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Robert L. Denig
Robert Livingston Denig Sr. (September 29, 1884 – July 25, 1979) was a highly decorated United States Marine Corps brigadier general who served in World War I, and served as its first Director of Publ...
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William T. Clement
William Tardy Clement (September 27, 1894—October 17, 1955) was a general of the United States Marine Corps during World War II.Clement was born in Lynchburg, Virginia, and graduated from Virgin...
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Clayton Barney Vogel
Major General Clayton Barney Vogel was a United States Marine Corps general who served in a variety of capacities from 1902 until 1946. He is best known for his support of the Navajo code talker progr...
Roy Geiger
General Roy Stanley Geiger (January 25, 1885 – January 23, 1947) was a United States Marine Corps General who, during World War II, became the first Marine to lead an army. Marine Corps base Ca...
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Edward Albert Ostermann
Edward Albert Ostermann (November 23, 1882 – May 18, 1969) was a United States Marine Corps major general who received the Medal of Honor for his actions during the U.S. occupation of Haiti.Osterman b...
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Charles F. B. Price
Charles F.B. Price (September 18, 1881 - January 23, 1954) was a Lieutenant General of the United States Marine Corps, who saw service during Cuban Pacification, Spanish-American War, World War I and ...
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Gerald C. Thomas
Gerald Carthrae Thomas (October 29, 1894 – April 7, 1984) was a United States Marine Corps general who served as Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps. He retired from the Marine Corps in 1...
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Pedro del Valle
Lieutenant General Pedro Augusto del Valle (August 28, 1893 – April 28, 1978) was a United States Marine Corps officer who became the first Hispanic to reach the rank of Lieutenant General. His m...
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Clifton B. Cates
General Clifton Bledsoe Cates (August 31, 1893 – June 4, 1970), USMC, was the 19th Commandant of the United States Marine Corps (served January 1, 1948 – December 31, 1951) . He was honored for his he...
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Allen H. Turnage
Allen Hal Turnage (January 3, 1891 – October 22, 1971) was a United States Marine Corps General who earned the Navy Cross and the Distinguished Service Medal while leading the 3rd Marine Divisio...
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Julian C. Smith
Julian Constable Smith (September 11, 1885 – November 5, 1975) was a United States Marine Corps general who served for 37 years, including service in Nicaragua (Navy Cross) and during World War II's B...
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William H. Rupertus
William Henry Rupertus (November 14, 1889 – March 25, 1945) was a Major General in the United States Marine Corps and the author of the Rifleman's Creed.
Rupertus began his military career immedia...
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Louis E. Woods
Lieutenant General Louis E. Woods (7 October 1895 – 20 October 1971), one of the Marine Corps' outstanding aviators, served as Commanding General, Aircraft, Fleet Marine Force, Atlantic, and 2nd Marin...
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Thomas Holcomb
General Thomas Holcomb (August 5, 1879 – May 24, 1965) was the seventeenth Commandant of the United States Marine Corps (1936–1943). He was the first Marine to achieve the rank of General. After reti...
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Charles D. Barrett
Major General Charles Dodson Barrett (16 August 1885 – 8 October 1943) was the first Commanding General of the 3rd Marine Division. He died while on duty in the South Pacific, 8 October 1943. He wa...
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Dewitt Peck
DeWitt Peck (May 29, 1894 – January 13, 1973) was the 18th Assistant to the Major General Commandant of the Marine Corps.
Peck was born May 29, 1894 in Bakersfield, California and after join...
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Oliver P. Smith
Oliver Prince Smith (October 26, 1893 – December 25, 1977) was a highly decorated combat veteran of World War II and the Korean War. He is most noted for commanding the 1st Marine Division duri...
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Alexander Vandegrift
General Alexander Archer Vandegrift, USMC (March 13, 1887 – May 8, 1973) was a General in the United States Marine Corps. He commanded the 1st Marine Division to victory in its first ground offensive ...
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William P. T. Hill
William Pendleton Thompson Hill (22 February 1895–6 December 1965) was a United States Marine Corps major general who served as Quartermaster General of the Marine Corps from 1944 to 1955.
H...
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Lemuel C. Shepherd, Jr.
Lemuel Cornick Shepherd, Jr. (February 10, 1896 – August 6, 1990) was a four-star general of the United States Marine Corps. A veteran of World War I, World War II, and the Korean War, he was the...
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Field Harris
Field Harris (September 18, 1895 - December 21, 1967) was a highly decorated Lieutenant General in the United States Marine Corps, who commanded the Marine Aviation Units during World War II and 1st M...
Merwin H. Silverthorn
Merwin Hancock Silverthorn (September 22, 1896 – August 14, 1985) was a highly decorated the 3rd Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps with the rank of Lieutenant General.He was an expert in ...
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Ralph S. Keyser
Ralph Stover Keyser (May 10, 1883 – April 19, 1955) was the 11th Assistant to the Major General Commandant of the Marine Corps and a distinguished marksman, who participated in world matches.
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William A. Worton
William Arthur Worton (January 4, 1897 – July 25, 1973) was a Marine Corps Major General, who served in the Pacific Theater during the World War II. Worton also served as interim Los Angeles Pol...
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Thomas E. Bourke
Thomas Eugene Bourke (May 5, 1896 – January 9, 1978) was a United States Marine Corps general who, during World War II, commanded Marine artillery units at the Battle of Guadalcanal, Tarawa and...
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