Donn Starry

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Birthday
31, 1925
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Aug 26, 2011 (86)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
31, 1925
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Aug 26, 2011 (86)

About

Four-star general in the U.S. Army who contributed to the development of American warfare strategy.

Before Fame

He graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point and later studied International Affairs at George Washington University.

Trivia

His doctrine of AirLand Battle was based upon the idea of deep and simultaneous attacks that would overwhelm the enemy.

Family Life

He was married to Leatrice Gibbs for more than sixty years.

Associated With

He and General John Hines were both involved in military operations and strategy during the Cold War.