GEN Patrick Jay Hurley

GEN Patrick Jay Hurley

Birth
Oklahoma, USA
Death 30 Jul 1963 (aged 80)
Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA
Burial Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA
Memorial ID 6912268 · View Source
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Presidential Cabinet Secretary, United States Army General. After serving in the United States Army as a Colonel during World War I, he was appointed by President Herbert Hoover as United States Secretary of War during Hoover's administration, serving from 1929 to 1933. During World War II he was promoted to the rank of Brigadier General, and served as United States Ambassador to China from 1944 to 1945.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 7 Nov 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6912268
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for GEN Patrick Jay Hurley (8 Jan 1883–30 Jul 1963), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6912268, citing Santa Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .