1907-1990US Army officer; he rose to lieutenant general, 1955. Military tactician & strategist of airborne operations and limited wars. In World War II a paratrooper, regimental & division commander, 82nd Airborne Division; was in Sicily, Salerno, Normandy, Holland invasions.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
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|Date Added||Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 11:52pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 380624 N 4517361|
|Decimal Degrees||40.79858333, -76.41510000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 47.915', W 76° 24.906'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 47' 54.90" N, 76° 24' 54.36" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 136 N Maple St, Mt Carmel PA 17851, US|
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