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Lucius D. Clay

AKA Lucius DuBignon Clay

Born: 23-Apr-1898
Birthplace: Marietta, GA
Died: 16-Apr-1978
Location of death: Chatham, MA
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Military

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Military Governor of Occupied Germany

Military service: US Army (1918-49, Gen.)

Father: Alexander Stephens Clay (US Senator, b. 25-Sep-1853, d. 13-Nov-1910)
Mother: Sarah Francis
Wife: Marjorie McKeown (m. 21-Sep-1918, two sons)
Son: Lucius D. Clay, Jr.
Son: Frank B. Clay

    University: US Military Academy, West Point (1918)

    Lehman Brothers Senior Partner
    US Defense Department Commanding General, US Army Europe (1947-49)
    US Defense Department Military Governor of Occupied Germany (1947-49)
    US Defense Department Deputy Governor of Occupied Germany (1945-47)
    Bronze Star
    Distinguished Service Medal 1944
    French Legion of Honor
    Legion of Merit 1942
    Officer of the British Empire

Author of books:
The Papers of General Lucius D. Clay: Germany, 1945-1949 (1974, collection)

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