Quotes by David M. Shoup

About David M. Shoup:

David Monroe Shoup was a decorated general of the United States Marine Corps who was awarded the Medal of Honor in World War II, became the 22nd Commandant of the Marine Corps, and, after retiring, became one of the most prominent critics of the Vietnam War.

Author Bio

  • NameDavid M. Shoup
  • DescriptionUnited States Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient
  • BornDecember 30, 1904
  • DiedJanuary 13, 1983
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionOfficer
  • AwardsDistinguished Service Order; Legionnaire Of Legion Of Merit; Medal Of Honor; Purple Heart