Who is George Marshall?

  • (noun): United States general and statesman who as Secretary of State organized the European Recovery Program (1880-1959).
    Synonyms: Marshall, George Catlett Marshall

George Marshall

George Catlett Marshall, Jr. (December 31, 1880 – October 16, 1959), was an American military leader, Chief of Staff of the Army, Secretary of State, and the third Secretary of Defense. Once noted as the "organizer of victory" by Winston Churchill for his leadership of the Allied victory in World War II, Marshall served as the United States Army Chief of Staff during the war and as the chief military adviser to President Franklin D. Roosevelt. As Secretary of State, his name was given to the Marshall Plan, for which he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1953.

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The George C. Marshall Foundation Award
... Since 1997, in commemoration of the spirit of the Marshall Plan, the Foundation began to award this prize to individuals and organizations who have "demonstrated leadership that has furthered international ... Marshall throughout his life of extraordinary public service a career of distinguished public/civic service in the tradition of George C ... Marshall dignity and integrity of character devotion to creating and perpetuating free and democratic institutions and promoting appropriate economic ...
George Marshall - Bibliography
... General of the Army George C ... Marshall, Soldier and Statesman ... Gullan "Expectations of Infamy Roosevelt and Marshall Prepare for War, 1938–41." Presidential Studies Quarterly Volume 28#3 1998 ...
Alice Faye - Film Appearances
... Year Movie title Role Director Notes 1934 George White's Scandals Kitty Donnelly/Mona Vale George White Film debut 1934 Now I'll Tell Peggy Warren Edwin J ... Burke 1934 She Learned About Sailors Jean Legoi George Marshall 365 ... Nights in Hollywood Alice Perkins George Marshall 1935 George White's 1935 ...
George Marshall (director)
... George E ... Marshall (December 29, 1891 – February 17, 1975) was an American actor, screenwriter, producer, film and television director, active through the first six decades of movie history ... Relatively few of Marshall's films are well-known today, with Destry Rides Again, The Sheepman, and How the West Was Won being the biggest exceptions ...
Exhall Grange School - History - Timeline
... Dr G Highmore and George Marshall form the first head leadership. 1 May 1953 – George Marshall becomes the actuall Head, replacing Mollie Caborne. 22 June 1981 – Departure of George Marshall ...

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