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Arthur Harvey Adams
Birth: Apr. 16, 1915
Jasper
Pipestone County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Feb. 6, 1999
Pinehurst (Moore County)
Moore County
North Carolina, USA

United States Marine Corps General. He served 38 years in the United States Marine Corps, starting with his enlistment in 1936 in the Marine Corps Air reserve. He earned his pilot's wings to become a Naval aviator, and served in the Pacific Theatre in air combat roles during World War II. Eventually rising to Major General, he commanded a fighter squadron during the Korean War, and led the 3rd Marine Air Wing and the 4th Marine Air Wing. During his service he was awarded a total of five Distinguished Flying Crosses, two Legions of Merit, and two Bronze Stars with Combat V. (bio by: Shiver) 
 
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 Parents:
  Arthur H Adams (1870 - 1935)
  Millie Belle Davison Adams (1874 - 1962)
 
 Spouse:
  Kathleen Watson Adams (1917 - 1997)*
 
 Sibling:
  Margaret Almira Adams Palmer (1903 - 1958)**
  Arthur Harvey Adams (1915 - 1999)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 2, Site 4937
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Shiver
Record added: May 17, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8789037
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