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By Robert S. Jordan

Gen. Andrew J. Goodpaster used to be one of many major soldier-scholars of his time. He was once one of many key figures throughout the chilly struggle - one that stood one of the dominant American army and political personalities of these occasions. Goodpaster served Gen. Dwight Eisenhower in developing the foreign army component to NATO after which served as his employees Secretary. He completed the top overseas army command project attainable – as NATO’s best Allied Commander, Europe and restored the integrity of West aspect in the course of an immense moral difficulty. Upon his ultimate retirement and for over a quarter-century thereafter, he used to be actively concerned either the formal and casual international of Washington policy-making, making his mark time and again as a revered player.

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