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American Legion


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American Legion.

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SYKES, Arthur Clifton (1891 - 1967), American Legion of Merit, 1946

STONE, James Ambrose (1885 - 1966), Officer American Legion of Merit, 1946

RADFORD, Arthur William (1896 - 1973), Legion of Merit; US Navy, retired; Director: Molybdenum Corporation of America; US Freight Company; Chairman of Board, Imodco, USA

James O'Neill: Garrison Tales from Tonquin: An American's Stories of the French Foreign Legion in the 1890s

Hindley, John Scott (1883 - 1963), Cross of Chevalier of the Crown of Italy; Commander of the Légion d’Honneur; American Medal of Freedom with palm leaf, 1947

CHEVRILLON, André (1864 - 1957), member of the French Academy; Officier de la Légion d’Honneur; Fellow of Royal Society of Literature; foreign member of American Academy of Arts and Letters

McAULIFFE, Anthony Clement (1898 - 1975), Silver Star; Legion of Merit and Bronze Star Medal; US Army retired; Vice-President, American Cyanamid Company, 1956–64, retired

McGHEE, George Crews (1912 - 2005), Legion of Merit; businessman; former diplomat; Director: Mobil Oil Co., 1969–82; Procter and Gamble Co., 1969–82; American Security & Trust Co., 1969–82; Trans World Airlines, 1976–82

BRERETON, Cloudesley (1863 - 1937), Docteur-ès-Lettres (Honoris Causa), Univ. Lille; Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur; Officier de l’Instruction Publique; Corresponding Member of the National Educational Association (America); late Divisional Inspector to the LCC (Modern languages)

GAYLEY, Charles Mills (1858 - 1932), Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur; Director, American University Union in Europe, British Division, 1924–25; Professor Emeritus of the English Language and Literature, University of California; Head of English Department, 1889–1923; Dean of the Faculties, 1918–20

FORBES, George (1849 - 1936), Member of the Astronomische Gesellschaft, the Franklin Institute and the American Philosophical Society; Russian Order of St George; French Legion of Honour; Professor of Natural Philosophy, Anderson’s College, Glasgow 1872–80; Electrical Engineer for first works at Niagara Falls, 1891–95

BABER SHUM SHERE JUNG BAHADUR RANA, General; (1888 - 1960), Hon. Colonel British Army, 1927; First Class of Nepalese Orders of the Star of Nepal, 1918, of the Gurkha Right Hand, 1934, of the Trisakti Patta, 1939, of Om Rama and the American Legion of Merit 1st Class, 1946

BRIDGES, (George) Tom (Molesworth) (1871 - 1939), DDL (Adelaide); Governor of S. Australia, 1922–27; Colonel, 5th Dragoon Guards; 9th Light Horse and 43rd Australian Infantry; Commander, Legion of Honour; Order of Leopold, Dannebrog; Croix de Guerre, Order la Couronne, American Distinguished Service Medal, etc

 

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An organization of U.S. war veterans, founded in Paris on March 15–17, 1919, by delegates from the combat and service units of the American Expeditionary Forces, and given a national ...

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