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Gen. Galvin passes away

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A former commander of Fort Stewart and its 24th Infantry Division in the 1980s,John R. Galvin, 86,died Friday at his home in Jonesboro.
Galvin started as a reserve private first class and rose to wear four stars as supreme commander of forces in Europe. One of his daughters, Beth, a former Coastal Courier reporter intern, is a news personality with Fox 5 in Atlanta.
Below are links to impressive obituaries in the New York Times and the Washington Post. The Atlanta Journal Constitution and possibly other newspapers are expected to carry articles on Galvin Sunday.

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/10/01/us/gen-john-galvin-a-nato-supreme-allied-commander-dies-at-86

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/obituaries/john-r-galvin-nato-commander-at-the-close-of-the-cold-war-dies-at-86



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