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Mark Clark

Mark ClarkAKA Mark Wayne Clark

Born: 1-May-1896
Birthplace: Madison Barracks, NY
Died: 17-Apr-1984
Location of death: Charleston, SC
Cause of death: Cancer - unspecified
Remains: Buried, The Citadel, Charleston, SC

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Army Chief of Staff

Military service: US Army (1917-54)

Wife: Maurine Doran (m. 17-May-1924, d. 5-Oct-1966)
Son: William Doran Clark
Daughter: Patricia Ann Costing (d. 27-Nov-1962)
Wife: Mary Mildred Applegate (m. 17-Oct-1967)

    University: BS, US Military Academy, West Point (1917)
    University: US Army War College (1937)
    Teacher: US Army War College (1940)
    Administrator: President, The Citadel (1954-66)

    Ticker-Tape Parade 20-Oct-1953
    Bronze Star with V
    Distinguished Service Cross
    Distinguished Service Medal three oak leaf clusters
    French Legion of Honor
    Legion of Merit
    Officer of the British Empire
    Purple Heart
    Risk Factors: Pacemaker

    I Was an American Spy (14-Apr-1951) · Himself
    Tunisian Victory (16-Mar-1944) · Himself

Author of books:
Calculated Risk (1950)
From the Danube to the Yalu (1954)

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