TITLE

AMERICA'S FINEST GENERAL

AUTHOR(S)
Baker, Kevin
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Military History;Sep2011, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Biography
ABSTRACT
The article presents a biography of U.S. General and Secretary of State George C. Marshall. Special attention is given to President Franklin D. Roosevelt's appointment of Marshall to be U.S. Army Chief of Staff on September 1, 1939 and the working relationship of Roosevelt and Marshall during World War II. Marshall's creation of the so-called Marshall Plan of U.S economic assistance to Europe as Secretary of State in 1947 is considered.
ACCESSION #
62665177

 

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