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Thomas Holcomb

Born: Aug 5, 1879

Death: May 24, 1965

Birthplace: New Castle

Profession: Politician

Nationality: United States

Thomas Holcomb

Date of Birth : Aug 5, 1879
Date of Death : May 24, 1965
Birth Place : New Castle

General Thomas Holcomb was the seventeenth Commandant of the United States Marine Corps. He was the first Marine to achieve the rank of General. After retiring from the Marine Corps, Holcomb served as Minister to South Africa.


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