Quotes by William Westmoreland

About William Westmoreland:


William Childs Westmoreland was a United States Army general in the initial years of the Vietnam War, who became widely execrated as having wasted lives by a futile strategy of attrition.

Author Bio


  • NameWilliam Westmoreland
  • Descriptionretired United States Army four-star general
  • AliasesWilliam Childs Westmoreland
  • BornMarch 26, 1914
  • DiedJuly 19, 2005
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionOfficer
  • AwardsBronze Star Medal; Legionnaire Of Legion Of Merit; Air Medal; Legion Of Honour