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McNair, Lesley James
- Date of birth:
- May 25th, 1883 (Verndale, Minnesota, US)
- Date of death:
- July 25th, 1944 (Near Saint-LŰ, France)
- Buried on:
- Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Plot: F. Row: 28. Grave: 42.
- American (1776 - present, Republic)
Lieutenant General Lesley McNair was killed on 25 July 1944, after an U.S. bomber bombed his position by mistake. He was posthumously promoted to 4 star general.
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