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Arleigh Burke

(1901—1996)


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(1901–1996),

American World War II combat commander and Cold War chief of naval operations. Arleigh Albert Burke remains best remembered for commanding destroyers in the Solomon Islands in 1943, where ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.


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