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Ulysses Simpson Grant Sharp, Jr
Birth: Apr. 2, 1906
Chinook
Blaine County
Montana, USA
Death: Dec. 12, 2001
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA

United States Navy Four-Star Admiral. A 1927 graduate of the US Naval Academy, he was a veteran of World War II, Korea and Vietnam. Sharp planned the invasion of Inchon during Korean War. He was Commander in Chief of the US Pacific Fleet (1963 to 1964) and the US Pacific Command (1964 to 1968). During his career he was awarded the Navy Distinguished Service Medal (with Gold Star), Army Distinguished Service Medal, two Silver Stars and two Bronze Stars. Author of the book "Strategy for Defeat: Vietnam in Retrospect" (1978). (bio by: Erik Lander) 
 
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  Nina Blake Sharp (1919 - 2010)*
 
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Burial:
Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Erik Lander
Record added: Dec 18, 2001
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