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William D. Leahy

(1875—1959)


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(1875–1959), fleet admiral, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS), chief of staff to Presidents Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman, 1942–1949.

Born in Hampton, Iowa, Leahy graduated ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.


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