Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum


 Profile of  George C. Marshall
George
Brief profile :
Secretary of State, 1947-1949
Secretary of Defense, 1950-1951
 
Personal Papers :  George C. Marshall  (External link)
 
Oral History : George C. Marshall  (External link)
 
Online Photos: Marshall photos
 
Biographical sketch :  
1880 (December 31) born
1901 Virginia Military Institute
1902 Entered U.S. Army
1919 Became an aide-de-camp to General John J. Pershing
1936 Promoted to Brigadier General
1939-1945 Army Chief of Staff
1947-1949 Secretary of State
1949-1951 President, American National Red Cross
1950-1951 Secretary of Defense
1959 (October 16) died