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Kenneth Claiborne Royall
Birth: Jul. 24, 1894
Goldsboro
Wayne County
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 25, 1971
Durham
Durham County
North Carolina, USA

Presidential Cabinet Secretary. He served as Secretary of War under President Harry S Truman from July 1947 to September 1947. He was the last person to hold that position before its integration into the Department of Defense. Royall served as the first Secretary of the Army from 1947 to 1949. A veteran of World War I, he was promoted to the rank of brigadier general during World War II. (bio by: C.S.) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Margaret Pierce Best Royall (1899 - 1993)*
 
 Children:
  Kenneth Claiborne Royall (1918 - 1999)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Willow Dale Cemetery
Goldsboro
Wayne County
North Carolina, USA
 
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Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Jul 03, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14803193
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