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GEN Curtis Emerson LeMay
Birth: Nov. 15, 1906
Columbus
Franklin County
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 1, 1990
March Field
Riverside County
California, USA

United States Air Force General. During World War II he was the chief architect of the United Military policy to enact strategic bombing on Japanese held territory and the Japan mainland. From 1961 to 1965 he served as Chief of Staff for the United States Air Force at a time when the American military intervention in Vietnam was escalating. 
 
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 Parents:
  Erving Edwin LeMay (1883 - 1966)
  Arizona Dove Carpenter LeMay (1887 - 1967)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen Estelle Maitland LeMay (1908 - 1992)
 
 Siblings:
  Curtis Emerson LeMay (1906 - 1990)
  Velma Evelyn LeMay Scherr (1911 - 1998)*
  Leonard Ray LeMay (1917 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
United States Air Force Academy Cemetery
Colorado Springs
El Paso County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Section 3, Row D, Grave 75
GPS (lat/lon): 39.0092, -104.51318
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jun 03, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 9654
GEN Curtis Emerson LeMay
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GEN Curtis Emerson LeMay
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GEN Curtis Emerson LeMay
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God bless you on all All Hallow's Eve (early). Happy Halloween! Rest in Peace.
- Rick
 Added: Oct. 11, 2017

- Kymberlys Daddy
 Added: Oct. 4, 2017
Remembering you on the anniversary of your passing. May you rest in peace and may God richly bless you. Thank you for your service to this great country of ours.
- Jeffrey Maksymowski
 Added: Oct. 1, 2017
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