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Ben Lear
Birth: May 12, 1879
Ontario, Canada
Death: Nov. 1, 1966
Rutherford County
Tennessee, USA

United States Army General. He served in the Spanish-American War, World War I and World War II. He gained notoriety in 1941 when he severely disciplined soldiers for 'yoo-hooing' at females on a golf course. 
Family links: 
  Benjamin Edgar Lear (1853 - 1928)
  Hannah Linden Lear (1848 - 1933)
  Grace Lauman Russel Lear (1885 - 1970)*
  Grace Russel Lear (1907 - 1927)*
  Caroline Lear Peiffer (1877 - 1957)*
  Ben Lear (1879 - 1966)
  Arthur B Lear (1884 - 1959)*
  Lillian Orell Lear Hansen (1888 - 1972)*
*Calculated relationship
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 4, Grave 2690
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Nov 14, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6926265
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Your long dedicated service to our country is not forgotten by the Sons of Spanish American War Veterans.
- Spanish American War
 Added: Mar. 20, 2015
Sir, Thank You sir for your service, this is coming from the 5 Miller brothers who also proudly served Our Country.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: May. 19, 2014

- Republican
 Added: May. 12, 2014
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