Up or Out: The Five-Stars (Part One)

Schmick, Henry S.
April 2010
Foreign Service Journal;Apr2010, Vol. 87 Issue 4, p54
The article focuses on the famous 20th century soldier George Catlett Marshall. It states that Marshall is a soldier who fought his battles in conference tables while arguing on the logistical build up of the U.S. Armed Forces with the up or out personnel system to the Foreign Service. It adds that Marshall served as the 50th Secretary of State from 1947 to 1949.


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