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Senior officer of the United States Army who served as General Dwight D. Eisenhower's chief of staff at Allied Forces Headquarters (AFHQ) during the Tunisia Campaign and the Allied invasion of Italy in 1943 during World War II. Wikipedia

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  • Dwight D. Eisenhower

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  • Troy H. Middleton

    Distinguished educator and senior officer of the United States Army who served as a corps commander in the European Theatre during World War II and later as president of Louisiana State University (LSU). Best known for his decision to hold Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge, contrary to the recommendation of Lieutenant General George S. Patton, Jr., Commanding General of the United States Third Army. Wikipedia

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    • On August 21, 1950, shortly after the invasion of South Korea, Truman announced Walter Bedell Smith as the new Director of the CIA to correct what was seen as a grave failure of Intelligence.Central Intelligence Agency-Wikipedia
    • General Montgomery and Major General Walter Bedell Smith, Eisenhower's chief of staff, were eager to launch the invasion.Operation Overlord-Wikipedia
    • Walter Bedell Smith from the U.S. arrived in Geneva on July 16, but the U.S. delegation was under instructions to avoid direct association with the negotiations.1954 Geneva Conference-Wikipedia
    • These were always attended by either Eisenhower or his chief of staff General Walter Bedell Smith.Winston Churchill-Wikipedia
    • One incident that illustrated this occurred during the North African campaign when Montgomery bet Walter Bedell Smith that he could capture Sfax by the middle of April 1943.Bernard Montgomery-Wikipedia
    • Intervention by Montgomery's and Eisenhower's Chiefs of Staff, Maj. Gen. Freddie de Guingand, and Lt. Gen. Walter Bedell Smith, moved Eisenhower to reconsider and allowed Montgomery to apologize.Battle of the Bulge-Wikipedia

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