1895-1967(front) Commanding general of US Marine Air Wing at invasion of Guadalcanal, 1942, WW II; and Korea, 1950. US Naval Academy, 1917. WW I. courageous and inspiring leader. His 21 combat decorations included army and navy Distinguished Service Medals, Legion of Merit wit 3 Gold Stars, Order of British Empire. Buried in Pisgah Cemetery.
|Series||This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series|
|Placed By||Kentucky Historical Society / Kentucky Department of Highways|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 1:13am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 705795 N 4214353|
|Decimal Degrees||38.05355000, -84.65446667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 3.213', W 84° 39.268'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 3' 12.78" N, 84° 39' 16.08" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 606-650 KY-1967, Versailles KY 40383, US|
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