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Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf Dies at 78

Norman Schwarzkopf file photo

Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf, USA (Ret.), has passed on at age 78, reportedly of complications from pneumonia. Schwarzkopf led allied coalition forces in Operation Desert Shield and Operation Desert Storm to expel Saddam Hussein’s Iraqi forces rom Kuwait in the first Gulf War in 1991. A native of New Jersey, Schwarzkopf was a West Point graduate who also attended the U.S. Army War College and earned