General Herbert Norman Schwarzkopf

 

Commander of U.S. Central Command

 

 

Aug 22, 1934 - Dec 27, 2012 .

 

Name

H. Norman Schwarzkopf

 

Comment

General Herbert Norman Schwarzkopf KCB (born August 22, 1934), also known as "Stormin' Norman" and "The Bear", is a retired United States Army general who, while he served as Commander of U.S. Central Command, was commander of the Coalition Forces in the Gulf War of 1991.

 

Wikipedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norman_Schwarzkopf,_Jr.

 

Country

United States of America

 

Nick

"Stormin' Norman"

 

Battle

Cold War , Vietnam War, Operation Urgent Fury, Operation Desert Storm

 

Military Command

1st Battalion, 6th Infantry, 198th Infantry Brigade, 1st Brigade, 9th Infantry Division, 24th Mechanized Infantry Division, I Corps, U.S. Central Command

 

Service Start Year

1956

 

Service end year

1991

 

Military Branch

United States Army

 

Award

Defense Distinguished Service Medal, Distinguished Service Medal ( United States), Navy Distinguished Service Medal, Air Force Distinguished Service Medal, Coast Guard Distinguished Service Medal, Silver Star, Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Distinguished Flying Cross ( United States), Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart



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